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This afternoon my class visited the Borghese Gallery inside the Borghese Gardens. The gardens are a beautiful green area where people just sit around and read a book or draw or whatever they want. It is quiet and feels like a safe haven away from the busy city. There are segways and 4-person trolley bikes for rental so we decided we will probably be back for an afternoon of exploring.
... Thousands of other tourists had the same idea as me. Apparently the money is used to support Rome's less fortunate. So when I do return, I'll have to make sure I see inside the Sistine Chapel.
I did send postcards from the Vatican's post office. Apparently it's a very effective service so people from Rome use it regularly. I wonder how long it'll take to reach home?
It was a lovely, but brief, day in Rome. We managed to catch a ...
... was on show. Every room was decorated elaborately in the era of the Pope, who had commissioned the various architects and artist to complete the work. The highlights would be the papal apartments, with frescoes painted by Michelangelo and the 'Geographic' corridor painted with floor to ceiling maps of Italy's regions. The main attraction of the Vatican museum tour though, is the visit to the Sistine chapel. The visit to the Pope's private church and the spiritual centre of the ...
... we walked to the Vatican to check on the queue. We'd booked tickets online which meant that we skip the queue and walk straight in which was lucky as the queue literally went for blocks! I've never seen anything like it! Reassured that we could just walk in, we headed over to St Peter's Basilica to look inside before our 1pm entrance to the Vatican. There was a huge line to get into Saint Peter's as well! There ...
... out why we walked away when he gave us the price! We then got the pairs at half the price first quoted & they all learnt something then! In hindsight we should have told them first :) Then caught the subway back to terminal near our hotel! As we got in the train there were two kids on either side & pushed us all in! Nors lost a shirt from the bottom of her shopping bag & they unzipped Marty's pocket for his wallet but luckily he stopped them ...