Italy


 

When In Rome: The Colosseum, Roman Forum & Palatine Hill

For my fourth and final post about our little Rome getaway I figured it’s about time I shared my photos of our visit to the Colosseum. This was an extra special day because we were celebrating Darryl’s twenty-third birthday, so after present-opening and a leisurely breakfast we bussed it into town and joined the fast-track queue for the early Colosseum entry.…
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When in Rome: The Vatican, St Peter’s Basilica & Janiculum Park

I’ve already blogged about our trip to Rome, but a city break to Italy’s Capital wouldn’t be complete without a visit to Vatican City. Our hotel was really close to this area so getting there wasn’t too difficult, and as we’d already pre-booked our tickets, we got to skip the gigantic queue that wrapped around The Vatican walls as early…
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When in Rome: The Pantheon, Spanish Steps & Trevi Fountain

It’s been just over one month since we went to Rome and I’m still not over how incredible our trip was. I don’t often want to go back to places because there is so much more to see in the world, but Rome is one of those cities that I feel has more to offer that we just didn’t get…
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How to Spend a Lazy Afternoon in Rome

Italy is one of those places that I’ve always been desperate to visit. The food alone is a good enough reason to go, but the photos of all the different ‘must see’ places that constantly pop up on Instagram made me determined to go there – even if it was just for a few days. We love city breaks and…
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