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Day 3 in Rome - Piazza del Popolo, Campo de' Fiori, St Peter's Basilica, Castel Sant'Angelo

I explored a few more places before my boyfriend aka Mr Map would arrive in the afternoon. First stop – Piazza del Popolo. Flaminio… 695 more words


Travelogue: The View from My Roof in Rome

While waiting for Spring, I return to Rome in a painting

I’ve wanted to paint this view from the moment I snapped a photograph of it back in June from the rooftop restaurant of my hotel near Piazza del Popolo. 263 more words


The Perfect Week in Rome: Day 3, Villa Borghese

After two full days of intense tourist activities, I decided it was time for a bit of a break. I started my day by strolling around the grounds of the… 694 more words


Cityscape: Rome, Italy

When it comes to Rome, I have both good and bad news to report. I’ll start with the bad: Rome is in crisis. The city whose culture was shaped by Catholicism is in as much flux as the religion itself. 175 more words


Visiting Todi

Yesterday was a sunny day, perfect weather for a visit the medieval village of Todi where I hadn’t been for years.

From the Porta Romana we walked up to the centre. 364 more words


Last day in Rome

I always end up feeling a bit nostalgic on the last day of any long trip.   Maybe a bit bittersweet as well.   That lends itself to laid back, slower and somewhat indulgent experiences the day before I hop on a long flight back home.  763 more words