Posts Tagged ‘Vatican’

Roaming Rome

Roman Forum

We arrived in Rome in the rain and in the dark, but managed to find our way to the Gladios B&B, where we’d gotten a deal and were spending four nights for the price of three. The B&B had a pretty useless little kitchen, and breakfast consisted primarily of cookies and jam. However, we did have a quite large private room with a double bed and our own ensuite washroom, so we were happy. We settled into our room and dried off before heading out for a pizza and a glass of wine. It started to sink in slowly — we were in Rome, the city to which all roads lead, the empire that wasn’t built in a day, the place where one should do as the Romans do.