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If you are going to Rome,  you have to take a day trip south to Pompeii.  That is where we felt completely immersed into ancient Roman civilization and into another world. 30 more words

Scala Sancta

The “Sala Santa” or holy steps are twenty-eight white marble steps, just across the street from Saint John in Lateran (Again, I’ll talk about this later); according to tradition the steps lead to the praetorium of Pilate at Jerusalem, were sanctified by the footsteps of Our Lord during his Passion. 661 more words

Rome 2009

Three of my favorite places

Greetings. Today i was going to share with you my top three favorite places, to hopefully give you some inspiration for your little adventure or a reason why you should go here! 725 more words


Lateran Palace

We spent the afternoon of day 5 at the Lateran Palace, the papal seat for nearly a thousand years. It is located on Caelian Hill, one of the famous Seven Hills of Rome. 1,438 more words

Rome 2009

Unctuous Rome

This week Big Boy T (age  7 and a half) and I are visiting Rome and the Vesuvius area and this blog will turn travelogue. We have left P and Little Boy G behind, as I am on a research trip, and I only had space for one research assistant in my suitcase. 262 more words


The astrological ceiling of Villa Farnesina in Rome

There is no place in the whole world like Rome and there is no need to talk about its wonders, but the traditional  astrologer should not miss the wonderful… 164 more words


Presentation of (IN)VISIBLE CITIES at Campidoglio, Rome

Last Thursday we presented (IN)VISIBLE CITIES at Rome municipality during the conference Cosmocity on intercultural and inter religions dialogue organised by the Italian Programma Integra. If you’re browsing our blog and have no idea who we are, check… 17 more words

Invisible Cities