Articles with tag: rome

When our ship docked at the port of Civitavecchia in Rome, we already had a certain plan. Honestly, I adore this city. I admire its stunning history, preserved in a delightful architecture and small streets with their cozy restaurants. In Rome, of course, there is still Via del Corso with its...
Four Italian cities Palermo, Pompeii, Naples and Rome were left to visit according to our route. Palermo turned out to be different than I imagined: we didn’t see mafia wrangles, and we failed to do normal shopping. We were viewing the city from the second-floor city tour bus and walked around a...
We didn't have enough time for Naples . You can expect only superficial acquaintance with a new city, when you go from Rome to see Pompeii and Naples during one day. We are leaving  Castel Nuovo  and going to the port, to the bus. Just look at this handsome white...
When you have an emotional surplus, you have to obturate it in time, because all sightseeings is better perceived in layers.The best way to divide one layer from another is to have several cups of Guiness in any pub. And after that, when you are cheered up and impressed, you may go for a walk again...
To tell the truth, I managed to visit not 5, but 6 countries. And the sixth one is about to visit now. The boarder between Italy and Vatican is the most frequently crossed in the world due to the statistics. And here it is: Once crossed a yellow line you are on the territory of this tiny...
Our cruise comes to the end. In the early morning of the last April day our " MSC Splendida " closed the circle and returns back to Civitavecchia. Near the moorings there are "Grand Princess" and "Ventura" of "Princess Cruises" and "P&O Cruises" respectively. Here are smaller ships as well...
The Italian Stromboli volcano is 3028 feet (923 meters) high and located  is located on a tiny island in the middle of the Tyrrhenian Sea, and it is one of the most active volcanoes in the world. Eruptions occur constantly. Despite its regular eruptions, a small village has called one the...
Let's continue our tour around Rome... I was surprised, how the Italians past the election propaganda. It seems that every night they glue new posters over the old ones: At the end of the walk we went to the Piazza del Popolo on the Via del Corso: The main celebrations of the...
This time we spent 2 days in Rome . We managed to walk through the city center, visit the zoo, lunch in the famous Cafe de Paris and attend the celebration of the 157th anniversary of the Italian Police... In Rome we arrived by taxi from Civitavecchia to dinner, and the evening...
Pisa, Monaco, Barcelona, Palma-de-Majorca, Carthage, Palermo and Naples, Rome  is the route of the May cruise. this was the route of my May cruise. Arriving at the Fiumicino Airport in Rome and later going to  Civitavecchia, a city 50 miles (80 km) from ...

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