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The best thing about the Vatican was we didnt wait in line…

So today was Vatican day.  I stalked the internet site of the vatican museum so that as soon as tickets were available for the day I wanted I would be able to scoop them up.  And I got close.  The day we planned our visit I got 10am tickets.  The best I could have done was 9am. And Holy shit. …

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Olden times had a lot of pots…

Through thunderstorms and downpours we walked and taxied our way to the giant park that used to belong entirely to the villa Borghese estate. It was nice to be a ways from all the people and cars. However we couldnt get tickets to enter the Borghese gallery. It was sold out for the next several days and for the day …

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Crossing the Tiber on the Ponte Sant Angelo…

Another day with a fair amount of walking. K got some weird spasm in my left thigh that made all the walking and stairs today a bit of a hassle, but other than that we did pretty well.Today started with a plan to head to Castel Sant Angelo up near the Vatican. I was particularly looking forward to the Ponte …