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Throw back to Renaissance--Vantican Museum

Vantican museum is one of the most important museums in the world in which collect hundreds of thousands art works preserved from ancient Egypt, Renaissance to the 20th century and now. 199 more words

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Rome - ISUOG 2016

Holding conference attendees captive in an inaccessible hotel 15 km from city centre is a good way to optimise attendance; Monday and Tuesday I spent the longest consecutive duration at any conference i have ever attended: 07:30 to 17:00 each day.   1,478 more words

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Trastevere and the Vatican Museums

Tuesday morning Glen went off to the conference while I got to sleep-in, though it wasn’t for long. Up for breakfast on the terrace again, getting some work done and then planning what I was going to get done for the day. 1,611 more words

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Future on the wall

Today Awa on the Road reminded me of my first visit to Roma and Vatican four years ago.

On the wall of the Vatican Museum I took a photo of the map of my future neighbourhood, I just didn’t know it yet. 201 more words

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Rome: First Italian Book End to our Star Clippers Cruise

In June 2016, when my sister and I took a cruise onboard the Royal Clipper, we spent additional time in Italy on both sides of the sailing trip.

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Rome and the Amalfi Coast

Year of travel: May 2013      |       10 days, including travel days

5 days in Rome

Western Europe

Roaming 'Round Rome

Ecce Romani! Look, the Romans! This was the name of my Latin textbook way back in 9th grade. So my first thought biking into the ancient city from the not so nearby airport was Ecce Roma! 512 more words