Rome – taking in more sights

I’m not a big city boy and I really enjoy just getting out of town and into the more rural areas. And away from the crowds. That was the plan for today until they fell through yesterday. With over 19,000 steps yesterday we were beat so our change of plans meant a sleep in and…

Rome – Vatican City

These feet may be made for walking … but mine are just crying enough. In our research for this trip Deb found a first entry tour to the Sistine Chapel this meant an early start but it meant that we were in before the crowds. It also meant that we were pretty much the first…

Rome – the Colloseum

With my usual precision – we had transport booked for 9:30am so we were off the ship a little after 8am. A good thing as our driver and the others were not far away and we were heading to Rome by 9am. We had a couple of hours to kill before we could check in…