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  • Dec 3, 2021 - St Peters and the Vatican Museum...Sort of a place holder until I can get my pictures uploaded... Our tour guide said that before Covid hit, on a normal summer day the Vatican Museum can have as many as 38,000 tourists, second only to the Posted by jl98584 in 2021 Cruise - Western Mediterranian | Dec 14, 2021
  • Eight miles from Vatican to PantheonWe hit the cobblestones running a two-mile walk to the Vatican the first full day, which seemed a decent choice. There were bus choices, but we wouldn’t see as much. Navigation led us past our local market, down Posted by Deuxenvacances in Italy | Sep 9, 2021
  • Rome, Day 3, Part 2After a nice, long afternoon rest, we met up in the hotel lobby to begin our evening adventure. Our focus for the evening was the Trastevere neighborhood, just across the river from our hotel. [img= Posted by ReisAdventures in Italy 2021 | Aug 29, 2021
  • Rome, Day 3, Part 1Our day began while it was not quite light out, with a tour of The Vatican (museums and St. Peter's) with a small group tour. Meeting time: 7:00am. The three of us met up in the hotel Posted by ReisAdventures in Italy 2021 | Aug 29, 2021
  • Travel References==oh the places I've been== Below is a list of the places I've been (35 countries and counting). For each is links to the planning and information that I've curated and used. It includes maps, recommendations, articles, and more [u]Country (and regi Posted by MurkTravels in MurkTravels | Jan 2, 2000
  • Rome Tuesday 20th June : Country: ITALY Population: 61,000,000 (lots of people) Language: Italian Currency: Euro (1 Euro = 1.57 NZD) Flag: We started Posted by Smithys in European Adventure | Jul 9, 2017
  • When in Rome... Having welcomed in the new year just 12 hours before, I made my way to Luton Airport for the first holiday of the year. Wasting no time and being joined for once, by other people, I was Posted by kmmk17 in World Travels | Jan 3, 2015
  • Giorno Dodici // Day 12Bright and early morning today! We were up at 7:30am to visit the Vatican Museum. No lines or anything because our tickets got us right in! We had most of the early museum rooms to ourselves, which was incredible. It Posted by trentacinque in trentacinque gioni all'estero | Jun 7, 2017
  • Vatican Museum and St Peter's Basilica in RomeOur first full day in Rome, we had booked guided tours for each of the 3 days we'd be here. I've been told by many that the queues and people at the major attractions in summer are crazy, you could Posted by Ace from Oz in Italy 2016 | Jul 28, 2016
  • Pisa & Rome - Tourism on Steroids, but it has to be doneWe leave Toscana with sadness as we know we were leaving tranquillity and launching ourselves into two of the most tourist visited cities in the world. The first part was a flying stop off in Pisa which is exactly what Posted by tszeitli in Continental Drift | Jul 28, 2016
  • 6 Months Blog Update 2In April, I was given the amazing opportunity to go to Italy with 87 other Belgium Exchange Students. We all gathered in Liege to check our luggage in and we left quite early in the morning. It was an overnight Posted by PendergrastR in My Year in Belgium | Jul 15, 2016
  • Day 10: Roman Holiday Part 2 - The VaticanWhen in Rome…you must see The Vatican! Today was a very special, very early start, on account of having breakfast with the Pope! That’s right, a super-early morning (in the rain) of touring The Vatican museum, Sistene Chapel, and St Peter’s Posted by jenniferhall in Pasta to Paris | Apr 29, 2016
  • When In Rome...It's the end of the first day on our trip, and we are currently in the heart of Rome, Italy. We are exhausted. We've been up since sunrise, when the light streamed through our bedroom window, and returned to the Posted by laubstravel in Before We Grow Up | Apr 20, 2016
  • We(talian)After a friend's birthday weekend trip to Dusseldorf, Germany, we embarked on what I would consider the best trip yet. Of course, I say that about every trip I go on, but Italy is something special. I've always wanted to Posted by jbolt in New Opportunities | Mar 30, 2016
  • 1 August 2015My final full day in Rome. What’s on the agenda? The Vatican. I have a Scavi tour scheduled at 9am, and my admission ticket to the Museum is for noon. The hope was that I’d planned for enough time in Posted by OhMissLia in Gingerbread Girl - can't catch me! | Aug 21, 2015
  • Circling the Adriatic Italy: Walking RomeWe got up relatively early on our first full day in Rome and tooled back through the Mercato de Campo di Fiori, where we discovered porchetta for the first time. For the uninitiated, porchetta is a roasted roll of pork Posted by zzlangerhans in Fledgling Explorers | Jan 17, 2015
  • One Last Day in ItalyOne thing you will find everywhere in Italy is the coffee. Apparently it will cost more to sit down to drink, some sort of tax or something, so must prefer to stand. Espresso is the drink of choice with Cappacinnio Posted by Miss Chris in Grandma on The Go | Jun 25, 2014
  • The vatican and last night in RomeI had a mission today to buy a pendant from the vatican. I went to the bar to get the usual breakfast with irish coffee and saw the girl from france their. Her name is Salomé. She was a sweet Posted by egarciafreites in Enrique and his eurotrip | May 8, 2014
  • That's AmoreWe consider ourselves lucky travellers. Apart from a New Year’s mugging in Ecuador our travels couldn’t have gone smoother. So, we were in for a bit of a rude shock when things went a little pear shaped in Europe. We Posted by elyshahickey in Wanderlysh | Sep 21, 2013
  • ...Um, Would You Believe We've Been Busy?Ok so my apologies for falling asleep every night instead of writing to you all. But by the end of the day all I want is to eat and crawl into bed. Now that apologies are over let's get back Posted by OwenGadflies in Are We There Yet? | Sep 17, 2013
  • Vatican City and the Vatican MuseumMonday morning dawns cool and bright...and I do mean "dawns". We're up very early for our 8am booking for the Vatican Museum. I puzzle over the Rome bus map, and figure out how to get from the apartment to the Posted by Zukini in Zukini's Travels | Mar 3, 2013
  • Bill's European Adventure, 2001. Part 4: Florence and Rome [center]Bill and Julie at the Duomo, Florence [/center] Aug 23 Florence Day 1 - hellish! Got a double-decker (yes!) train to Firenze and trotted around the place in the scorch Posted by BillLehane in Silly Billy | Feb 27, 2013
  • Vatican City[float=left][/float]We visited another country today. Vatican City is 0.44 square kilometres, the smallest country in the world. It has roughly 800 citizens Posted by KZFamily in Travelling Family | Jan 17, 2013
  • Vatican - UndescribeableWow, I really do not have the words to describe what we saw yesterday. Ended up getting a very nice Indian lady for a tour guide, who had forgotten all her Hindi, but really knew her Vatican and with Posted by weidmantim in Weidman's Travel the World | Oct 11, 2012
  • The Eternal City - a mix of modern and ancient in RomeWhile Rome is a huge city, most of the ancient sites, many attractions and Vatican City are pretty centrally located; and perfectly situated smack dab in the middle of this was our hotel:  the Hotel Campo De Fiori.  But first Posted by jim-n-mark in Jim and Mark's Epic Amero-Euro Adventure | Aug 29, 2012
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