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Going to Rome

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A travel journal to Rome by Jctravel1983

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Hotel Picasso

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Hotel Picasso Photo, Rome, Italy
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The hotel is a 7-storey old building, which is very well maintained. The reception is located diagonally across from the Hotel Caravaggio, which belongs to it. The lobby was welcoming and offered some seating and free Wi-Fi / Wi - Fi access.The other guests were on our visit, especially young couples from mid-20s to mid-30th Leaving the hotel, will be asked to leave the key at the front desk, which is manned around the clock.The Picasso Hotel is centrally located in the Via Venezia, a cross street of Via Nazionale, which leads to the Opera Theatre and Repubblica are the many shops. Just on the junction of Via Venezia Via Nazionale is a supermarket, this is hardly 100 meters from the ...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 22, 2012

Hotel Picasso
Via Venezia 25
Rome, Lazio 00184
877-662-6988

Pyramid of Cestius

Attraction | "Piramide di Caio Cestio"

Pyramid of Cestius Photo, Rome, Italy
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When i think about a pyramid i believe it a burial site and surely will first think of Cairo, Giza and / or Egypt. Then I remember still the pyramid in Paris, which forms the entrance to the Louvre, but few are likely to come up with the idea to look for such a right in the city St in Rome.But exactly where the steady Piramide di Caio Cestio that this same Caio Cestio in the years 18 - 12 was set up BC. It stands on one of the main streets of Rome when the port of Civitavecchia, and comes to the city of Rome would, so you will almost inevitably comes along to her. Geanu taken it brings together several major roads and the railway station "Stazione Roma Ostia" is very close.In the yea...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 22, 2012

Pyramid of Cestius
Near Porta San Paolo and Protestant Cemetery
Rome, Italy

Trevi Fountain

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Trevi Fountain Photo, Rome, Italy
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IntroductionI was recently in Rome for one week when it was about 40 degrees in the shade, but still I enjoyed it very much. In Rome, I discovered a lot of tourist attractions. One was the Trevi Fountain.AccessibilityThe Trevi Fountain is located in the center of Rome and is pretty easy to reach. The fountain is near the Barberini metro station.What is there to see?The Trevi Fountain is a huge fountain that both width and depth is about twenty meters high. Its theme is the "ocean" and the sea god Neptune, his horses and other major gods are found in various statues. These images next to the fountain and make it all into one beautiful whole. I...Read More

Member Rating 5 out of 5 on November 30, 2010

Trevi Fountain
Piazza di Trevi
Rome, Italy 00187

Pantheon

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Attraction | "The Pantheon "

Pantheon Photo, Rome, Italy
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IntroductionWhat is Rome still a beautiful city! For seven days I was in Rome. The whole town is really just as a big museum. While walking in the modern center of Rome is, you just see so much. So you see between the streets suddenly the Trevi Fountain, Spanish Steps and the Pantheon. AccessibilityThe Pantheon is located in the center of Rome. A walk of about five minutes you're at the Trevi Fountain and after ten minutes you can also look at the Spanish Steps. The temple has no subway station. That needs a walk to the underground station Barberini, the station of the Trevi Fountain.What is the Pantheon?The word 'Pantheon' and 'dome' will often come tog...Read More

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Pantheon
Piazza della Rotonda
Rome, Italy 00186
+39 0668300230

The Colosseum/Coliseum

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Attraction | "The Colosseum"

The Colosseum/Coliseum Photo, Rome, Italy
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The ColosseumWhen we went to Rome, we visited many monuments, Renaissance, Baroque, Medieval and of course the classics. You can not miss the Colosseum. We looked at a lot of information and photos and of course I also have seen many films about the the Colosseum. This made me have very high expectations of this ancient fighting arena. Has the Colosseum met these expectations? LocationThe Colosseum is surrounded by the ancient Roman town and is therefore very easy to reach. In Rome for a few euros you can easily but not quickly get there by taxi. There is also the possibility of a bus but the best option is still underground. From the main station Termini you come i...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on November 30, 2010

The Colosseum/Coliseum
Piazza Del Colosseo
Rome, Italy 00184
+39 (06) 7004261