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Henry James's Roman ruins

As we saw in his novel The Princess Casamassima, Henry James indulges himself in his descriptions of cities. In Daisy Miller, he describes the ruin of the Palace of the Caesars, and the Colosseum, in Rome: 321 kata lagi


Snapshots from Italy, Ancient

Staying in the heart of Rome this summer, just due passi (“two steps”) from the center of the old empire, one word comes to mind: ancient. 483 kata lagi


Italy – The country where Carbs aren’t an issue.

07-10-16  – We arrived in Rome after an interesting flight from Barcelona. Let’s just say that the flight staff looked like it was their first day on the job and had no idea what was going on. 953 kata lagi

Life's Rollercoaster

A Little Trip to Barcelona and Rome

Our flight to Barcelona went smoothly and we landed on early Sunday morning. We took a bus from the airport to the city center. From there we had to figure out a way to get to our Airbnb. 1.285 kata lagi



I have been so busy with traveling, I keep forgetting to update the world on my recent travels. I have been everywhere the past months and a half and I am cherishing every second of it. 320 kata lagi


Day 47 - Rome

Today was our final full day in Rome. We had come to really enjoy this wonderful city. Our first impressions where that of a gritty working city, but as the week progressed we came to love its differences, it’s people and the history that it holds. 131 kata lagi

In this new entry, and every Tuesday, we will write about the most important tourist destinations around the world. We start in Rome

The… 114 kata lagi