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I'm (almost) a Roman!

My first week in Rome, Italy


As I stated in my previous post, I’ve made it to Europe! Prior to writing that post, I was sleeping on a 12 hour flight in between these two boys from Mexico who spoke no English. 1,508 more words


Vatican City Wonders

Morning Inside Vatican City, You Can’t Do it in Less: Tuesday, Aug. 26th

We started off this day quite early. We got up at six o’clock and headed over to the meeting point, right outside the walls of Vatican City. 580 more words


An Excessive City

Rome (9 – 14 June 2013)

I paid more for a faster train just to get to Rome sooner. I knew that even a week was not enough to see all the sights that Rome had to offer and I was determined to make my limited time there count. 3,107 more words


Fall for Vatican City

My sweet Husband surprised me with a Rome holiday over Thanksgiving. Perfect time to see Rome. No crowds. The weather was temperate and cool. And, the city was beautiful. 559 more words

Must See

Day 22 ~ The Europe Diaries

July 29, 2014

Another early morning, I’m going to be ready when school starts. We took a cab to the border of Vatican City.

While we were waiting for our tour to begin there were people trying to sell things everywhere scarves, fans, 20 postcards for 1 Euro, Prada purses. 594 more words

The Europe Diaries


Be amazed at what human beings have achieved. Some dedicate their lives to creating art – intricate gold and bronze details adorn every inch of the ceiling at the St Peter’s Basilica, Vatican City. 37 more words