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30 09, 2011

Daphne and Apollo

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Daphne and Apollo One of the marble sculptures we saw in Rome, Italy was breathtaking.  Its the Apollo and Daphne sculpture by Gian Lorenzo Bernini located inside the Borghese Gallery, a private gallery that you need an appointment to visit. I

22 09, 2009

Trevi Fountain

By |2019-06-16T17:31:12-07:00September 22nd, 2009|Europe, Italy, Rome|0 Comments

The Trevi Fountain in Rome. It is carved into the back side of a building. I was surprised when I first saw it. It is obviously very large. We knew we were walking towards it, or atleast trying too. Then

16 09, 2009

Churches in Rome

By |2019-08-30T18:59:01-07:00September 16th, 2009|Europe, Italy, Rome|0 Comments

This article looks at just a few of the Rome's outstanding churches, many dating back to the Middle Ages or even earlier. While the selections chosen here are all outstanding examples, this list is by no means exhaustive. It's closer

14 09, 2009

Rome – our walk continued

By |2019-10-16T22:24:12-07:00September 14th, 2009|Europe, Italy, Rome|0 Comments

As you can see from the last few postings that first day we literally just walked around Rome learning about Rome. There is stuff to look at everywhere. We saw so many different things it would be impossible to remember

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