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A Roman Road : Walking The Appian Way

A walk along the Appian Way was something I’d read about in my Quiet Rome book and in other guides so I’d added it to my ‘to-do’ list for when I was next in Rome. 361 more words

Milady Ventures Overseas

My Monastic Writing Experience in Orvieto, Italy

Writers attend workshops and retreats for various reasons.  Some wish to hone their skills of description or dialogue, others are seeking inspiration or direction, and then there are those of us who have something to explore within ourselves—something too difficult to sort through with our morning coffee while retaining a smiling face and carefree demeanor. 2,387 more words

2 Days in Rome – Rome, Italy

Our second (and the last) day in rome, was all devoted to the city itself. Our first stop was Trevi fountain, but when we got there this was all we could see… 149 more words


Things I've Collected in my Travels- SOL#26

As a traveler, I collect lots of things. Most of these are memories, stories, new friends, and photographs. But I also collect art. Whenever I visit somewhere new, I’m on the hunt for something that calls out to me, begging me to bring it home and be a constant reminder of my time in that special place. 1,015 more words

Slice Of Life


A traditional hat shop in the center of Rome.

Rome Daily Photo

Stations of the Cross

On the fridays of Lent we reflect on the Passion of the Lord. On Palm Sunday this year we will read the account of the Passion from Mark’s gospel. 97 more words


My Italy Trip

In April of 2011, I went on a trip to Italy with a group from my school.  We were there for 11 days including Easter weekend (which was craaazy).   338 more words