Rome, Italy Part 2…

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A bronze statue of an angel pointing at Rome,

bathed in evening light

it reminds me of the Da Vinci Code…

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A stone carving of a winged lion over looking Roma, Italia.

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The Vittorio Emanuele II Monument under renovations

in the heart of Rome. We could see the back of this

spectacular white marble building from Palatino hill.

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A horse and cart in between the small Macuteo Obelisk

from the time of Ramses II and the

pantheon, Rome in black and white.

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The magnificent façade of the Pantheon.

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Close up detail of a Bernini sculpture with the Pantheon

in the background – in sepia.

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The Oculus in the roof of the Pantheon, Rome.

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Castel Saint Angelo in Rome, Itlay.

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Castle Saint Angelo from the bridge at night.

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The colonnaded road to the Vaticano, Rome.

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A spectacular pink sunset over the Vatican…

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The chairs set out ready for mass at the Vatican.

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The human side of Rome – a homeless person

sleeping under a bridge, next to the Tiber  river.

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A beggar on the bridge.

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Roasted Chestnuts cooking on the street, smell so nice…

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An early morning rower on the Tibre river.

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Plastic drink bottles polluting the Tiber River in Rome.

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Bugger – Someone’s push bike has been run over by a car!!!

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The view from our window at the B & B Bologna,

in Piazza Bologna in Rome.

We have stayed here twice and enjoyed Aldo

and his lovely family’s hospitality very much.

We were in search of budget accommodation a

few years ago and  found them on trip advisor…

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The Spanish Steps in Rome are  a great place to sit,

eat  authentic gelato and watch the people go by…

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While we where at the Spanish Steps a bride and groom

came along to have some photo’s taken alongside

the fountain at the bottom of the steps.

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A Bernini sculpture of a man fighting an octopus

in Piazza Narvona, Rome, Italy.

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A close up of part of the Bernini Fountain in Piazza Navona, Rome.

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The Trevi Fountain at night.

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Until late at night there are still crowds of people

throwing coins into the

Trevi Fountain in the hope that it will

bring them back to Rome …

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at the top of the page.

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~ by laro1 on October 30, 2009.

One Response to “Rome, Italy Part 2…”

  1. You have some fantastic photos of Rome here. They are beautiful. I’ve tried to do my best with my photo skills on the free city guide my wife and I have written after just returning from Rome…

    Free Rome City Guide

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