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... and Rome had to slowly rebuild. Now it is a perfectly safe place to visit and is once again a haven for tourists, particularly those with a passion for history. Rome is a city with history around every corner, in every piazza, and beneath the modern city itself. The city today is built up today of puzzle pieces from the ancient, medieval, Renaissance, and modern worlds. It is truly deserving of its nickname, the Eternal ...
... It overlooks a private courtyard and not the street, thank goodness. It's so hot, our clothes are dry within a couple of hours.
We've decided that we will just wander around and not plan to go anywhere in particular. We covered quite a few attractions on our organised tour so took it easy. Rome is jam packed full of historical sites and churches. It would take months to look at everything and some treasures aren't even marked on a map. When ...
... visit to St.Peter's. At 2:15, the same seminarians from yesterday give free guided tours in English. Just show up outside the information office and wait for an english speaking guy in priest clothes. Our guide, Shawn from Florida, was great. St. Peter's is awesome but the highlight for me was seeing Pope St, John XXIII shrine and his coat of arms at the entrance! We ended the day by attending Mass in the Altar of the Cathedral which is located in the main ...
... of the shopping precinct and a welcoming place. It was nice to be out of the press of people, performers and peddlers for a short while. I got back to the hotel, after quite a business trying to get a taxi. With so many people in Rome for the day, a shortage of taxis is not surprising. At the briefing I met some of my fellow travelling companions. Without planning to do so I found myself sitting next to a woman from Wonga Park and another couple from Croydon North. There was ...
... bags and hung our clothes up. We were so excited to take our belongings out of our packs, we had a little hug! It’s so exciting to have a beautiful Roman apartment to ourselves over Christmas! Our first task after we were settled? To put on some Christmas carols by Loreena McKennitt and the Glee cast of course!
We got some essentials from the local supermarket, and bought some Italian bread at the local bakery from some very enthusiastic men.