The Tower

Our last morning in Rome, Italy started with a van picking us up from our hotel at 4:30 and took us to the CIA airport about 30 minutes away. Baba used up our last few…

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Tourist Tax

Our last day in Rome was not exactly well spent.  Baba, Julianna, and I agreed we didn’t want to pay the 100 euro round trip to Rome for the day, so we decided to kick…

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French Fries, Fountains, and Fiori

Julianna, Baba, and I met our guide at the second palm tree near the Spanish Steps in Piazza di Spagna. The Spanish Steps within the square were littered with tourists from around the world, pausing…

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Touring and Truffles

After exiting the Colosseum, Julianna, Baba, and I followed our guide down the street passed a few open excavation sites to the Roman Forum. This area of Rome was so full of archaeological sites that…

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The Colossal Colosseum

Waking up in our little hotel outside of Rome, we had to be out at 8:30 to wait for our private car (which just happened to be a Mercedes). It cost us 50 euros (AGAIN!)…

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