Rome

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Aug182018

Rome sights video slideshow

Rome, Italy June 2018 video slideshow
Colosseum, Trajan’s Market, Alter of the Fatherland, St. Peter’s Square, St. Peter’s Basilica, Pope Francis,
Castel Sant’Angelo, Pantheon, Roman Forum ruins, Aurelian Walls, Galleria Borghese, Spanish Steps,
Trevi Fountain.

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Jul162018

Walking Rome – Spanish Steps and Trevi Fountain

Walking Rome is great transportation for sightseeing the city center with many prominent monuments located minutes apart by foot. There are countless other sights you will find along city streets of historical and artistic value that are not likely on your tourist list, yet part of the fabric of historical and current life in Rome.…

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Jul152018

Walking Rome – Villa Borghese Gardens

Before starting to write this piece I read Tripadvisor questions on where to stay in Rome as a first-time visitor. The link is an overview of neighborhoods in central Rome for hotels. My main concern when booking Rome is I wanted to be in the city center with easy access to public transportation and airport…

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Jul102018

Rome is a walkable city for sights

Turned out Rome is a far more walkable city than I expected in late June. Temperatures were mostly 28C/82-83F, dry on our first day and more humid with a couple of brief, but heavy afternoon rain showers. Proximity of so many major city attractions like the Colosseum, Roman Forum ruins, Markets of Trajan, Alter of…

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