The most popular tourist attraction in the world. Crowds of visitors, ticket touts and selfie-stick sellers. Colosseum.
Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II.
River Tiber. More accurately half of the River Tiber, on the left is an island mid-stream; this is looking SE from Ponte Cestio towards Ponte Palatino.
Descending from the Capitol.
Basilica di San Giovanni in Laterano.
Dinner in La Taverna de' Mercanti.
The Spanish Steps.
A typical street in Trastevere, where the apartment was.
In most capital cities you can see cars from all over; in Rome we saw but one vehicle of any sort with a non-Italian plate, this Spanish one.
The view from the balcony of the 6th-floor apartment.
Artwork on the apartment wall: Salvador Dali The Apotheosis of Homer (1944).
Eleven degrees south of MK and warm in November, even outside on the patio.
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