Vaticano

A grey, rainy day in December, we found ourselves roaming Rome. Multiple umbrellas later (p.s do not buy the umbrellas from the guys on the streets; they break within minutes!!!) Jason and I arrived at the Vatican museum. There infront of you stands the Vatican and St.Peters Basilica. An amazing sight to be seen whether…

Palau de la Musica Catalana

Funny story upon entering Palau de la Musica Catalana.   My husband and I arrived into Barcelona El-Prat airport mid morning (December 2017) and from there we took the train towards Sants station where our hotel for the night was about a ten minute walk.  Thinking we had time, we decided to take a nice stroll…

Pantheon & Piazza Navona

On the day we visited Rome it was torrential rain. We thought by going inside the Pantheon we would have a small window to dry off a little. As we entered we walked to the right taking in all of the historical artefacts laying there. Free to enter so pretty crowded and the guards stand…

Fontana di Trevi

Ok so i totally screwed up and I am going to come clean right now. I had no idea I had to throw a coin in and make a wish. What a dummy. Did you visit the fountain and not know this either? Well you’re not alone. If you did happen to make a wish…

Piazza Venezia & Altare della Patria

Piazza Venezia and Altare della Patria, only a ten minute walk from Colosseo so off we went. En route we passed the Roman ruins in the main areas of the city. Sounds simple, but it was not. When is it ever?  The clouds opened up and decided to down pour right as we began walking….

Basilica di San Pietro.

Basilica di San Pietro or St.Peter’s Basilica of Rome is an Italian Renaissance church built within the Vatican City. As soon as you walk down the street towards the Vatican, this is what you see ahead as well as the dome top. One of the holiest shrines designed, it is said to be “the greatest…