Rome Garden Hotel
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
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... and even randomly came up on the top of the Spanish steps. Which is funny because we randomly got to the bottoms of the steps earlier in the afternoon as well There's so much to see here. I'm in love. Again. Hahah mike laughed at me cause I've been saying "I take it back. This is my new favourite" about every place we've been. Well Rome is now the number one. It's mikes fav also. He said it's just as amazing and beautiful as he remembers. Ok that's all for ...
... station in Rome is a very busy place. We found our platform easily and boarded the first class car at the front of the fast TrenItalia train. We were served with morning tea not long after departing! So different to my backpacking experiences! We passed many sunflower fields, corn crops and vineyards and stopped in Florence and Bologna on the way.
We arrived in Venice at around 1:30 ...
... created. We also walked to St Peters Square which is another inspiring place. Our only disappointment of the day was not getting to see the pope, but had we been able to it would have been a special bonus. Apparently he was to be in the square for a special mass at 10.30, then it was to be 11.00 but I think he may have appeared at 12 noon but we had to move on from the square at 11.20. Whilst we didn't see the pope we did get to experience the atmosphere in the square ...
... IT WAS UNDER CONSTRUCTION! The whole thing had been cleaned out and drained of water. I was bummed but I thought it was no big deal because I could just come back in a few days or even take a day trip in a few weeks just to come back to see it with water in it, but then I found out that it will be under construction for at least a year. I was not having the best luck that day. Then I was off to the Spanish Steps.
The fountain there ...
... on a mattress on the road divider. It was very noisy, I have no idea how he could sleep at 4pm. The whole area was very unpleasant and when I arrived at my pensione it seemed quite dodgy (4th floor, tiny rickety lift - I took the stairs, lol - the man was watching TV when I arrived and was disappointed that he missed the end of the movie checking me in) but the room and shared bathroom were very clean. I had a lovely long shower and then went in search of cash and food ...