Category Archives: Rome 12/06

Flying home with papa

I think we had that once before .. on one of these little island hopper transfers back in Fiji, that Julius was traveling alone with me … but this time was very different. Ritsu had to fly on to Geneva … Continue reading

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Dinner at Kisso – Sushi in Rome

Last night we felt like Japanese and Ritsu had been to this place before and I have not had kaiten sushi in a long time. The restaurant is very nice and even if you are at one of the tables, … Continue reading

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Rome sightseeing Day 2 Part 1 – Spanish Steps

Since Ritsu was off for meetings, Julius and I explored more by ourselves. We started the tour by taking an 8EU taxi ride to the Piazza di Spagna, where Julius walked up and down the Spanish Steps After this we … Continue reading

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Rome sightseeing Day 2 Part 2 – Fontana di Trevi

Only 15 minutes away from the Steps is the Fontana di Trevi (I will not bore you with histoical facts … if you are so inclined, refer to the wikipedia) Julius was fascinated by the water and was expecting to … Continue reading

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Rome sightseeing Day 2 Part 3 – Pantheon and the rest

Well … not the rest of Rome .. that would be impossible. But we continued on and found the Pantheon on our way and checked it out. Inside was a lot of construction going on and those ‘do not cross’ … Continue reading

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Great seafood dinner at Consolini in Rome

Last night we had the pleasure of dining at a nearby restaurant called Consolini. It was the only restaurant on our hotel’s recommendation list that was exclusively seafood (though they also serve meat) and which was the only one to … Continue reading

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Rome sightseeing Day 1 – Roman Forum – Palatine Hill – Colloseum

Our first day in Rome brought us to the main attactions close to our hotel. Only a 15 minute walk away we found the leftovers of the Circus Maximus … after that we spotted the Roman Forum and the Palatine … Continue reading

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Silly faces – greetings from Rome

Today we flew to Rome since Ritsu has a business thing here on Monday and we all tagged along. As with traveling with a toddler, it was pretty stressful, although he behaved fairly well. They even let us bring in … Continue reading

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