Tag: Rome

  • What to see in Italy’s capital, Rome

    What to see in Italy’s capital, Rome

    As this is just a snapshot of the amazing things to do and see, read my other blog entries and have fun strolling around this city full of history, where there is a sight behind every corner. More of Rome

  • Visiting the Vatican – impressions of wonderful St. Peter’s Basilica

    Visiting the Vatican – impressions of wonderful St. Peter’s Basilica

    Visiting the Vatican is special. The state is an enclave in Rome, so one of the tiniest states in the world and the Christian capital of the world. To be honest I am not that interested in religion but in history. Vatican is an amazing place full of historic testimonia and we had a great…

  • Arriving in Rome: From airport to central station by train, plus sundowner

    Arriving in Rome: From airport to central station by train, plus sundowner

    Friday morning, arriving in Rome: I worked from the hotel throughout the day. I paid for it with airline miles from my MileagePlus Account by the way so I was able to afford it for this night. On the last work day of this week I finished early as usual. I basically work my ***…

  • Streets of Rome – a famous sight behind every corner

    Streets of Rome – a famous sight behind every corner

    I have been to Italy before, although this mostly covered the Northern part, called Südtirol (South Tyrol), where the majority of people speak German. Apart from the occasional day trip to Venice when staying there, I’ve not had the chance to explore the kind of Italy which paints the romantic picture everybody has in mind…