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Grazie, Roma.

We’ve spent the past few days walking and seeing the sights of Rome.  There is so much to see…and in these eight days we’ve seen a lot!  More baroque churches than we can count; ancient Roman ruins everywhere; elaborate fountains on every corner and pizza; columns and columns and columns…and the list goes on. We […]

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Walking Rome

Today was our day to just walk around central Rome.  Nothing fancy to see…just walking.  Of course, you can’t walk anywhere here without seeing ancient Roman buildings more than 2000 years old, or incredible Renaissance works of art, literally on on the corner, or churches filled with Baroque wonders and artifacts from the ancient Christian […]

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David in the Piazza delia Signoria

Florence

We caught another fast train out of the Termini station and headed for a day trip to Firenze…or as we say in English, Florence.  We soon moved out of the rainy Rome region and back into sunny Tuscany where we saw olive groves, vineyards and beautiful green hills.  At 150 mph it was only 90 […]

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