Rovati Guest House
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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... as you walked past.
The Popes were the system of government after Emperors and many of the rooms are actually palaces. They used to control much of Europe.
some of the ceiling paintings looked like they were plaster 3d but were actually paintings. Amazing.
Then it was into the Sistine Chapel! For a sculpture Michael Angelo is a brilliant painter. The Pope at the time said that his hands were guided by God. They now ...
... fee was only $17 Aus. Which is 12 euro.
If you want a tour guide then you must get to the Colosseum at specific time otherwise you could miss out because they run times for English and Spanish tours. I had to make sure I was careful when I was booking so that I didn't get the wrong one. learning about the gladiators who competed in the ...
... point where saturation very quickly sets in and one's artistic ignorance is emphasised. Famous names abound, among which Botticelli, Titian, Raphael, Caravaggio and Bernini are prominent. So disappointing to find the best Reubens is out on loan! Sarcasm aside, it must rank as one of the finest collections in Europe and doubtless worth a bob or two? To gather our breath and recover from the oppressive temperature, we strolled the grounds of the ...
... around the year 2000, is now heavily protected from further decay. Speaking is restricted to a whisper, and a certain number of people are only allowed in at a time. Furthermore, being a sacred place, a dress code was in force, compelling men and women to have covered shoulders and knees. Entering the Chapel, I had yet another awe-inspiring moment. In my Introduction to Art class I took in the spring, I learned an extensive amount about Michelangelo and this work ...
... cram in a day. But we did marvel over the many beautiful works by Bernini and others that we found there. So much to see and appreciate, including Napoleon's sister, married to a Borghese. Here's an article from the NYT that shows the sculpture of her that we saw:
http://www.nytimes.com/2008/01/08/arts/ design/08cano.html?pagewanted=all&_ r=0
Back to the hotel to change for dinner. As we'd requested, the hotel had ...