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Oct 2, 2010 - Villa Adriana for the Day
Yesterday My roomates and I went to Villa Adriana. Its this huge estate in ruins ouside of Tivoli (Near Rome). Im telling you, this guy was LOADED. It took us all day to walk through his estate and im sure we missed some things. It was an adventure finding the place. All I had to work off of was a page in my Rome book telling me to get on a train to Tivoli. I had to find out where the train station was and we had to buy tickets and take an hour train ride to Tivoli. In Tivoli we didnt know how to get to the Villa so we started by following...Jump to full entry
Aug 9, 2007 - Tivoli, Italy
Back on dry land again. We had a bit of difficulty getting to Tivoli; mainly because of language difficulties. We,d ask 3 people the same thing and get 3 different answers, so consequently it took 3 trains and several hours to get here. Tivoli is 20km east of Rome and its just beautiful. High up the hills. Its a 16th century village and on a clear day apparently you can see St Peters..if you know where to look! Our first day we visited Villa de Estè which i think Hamilton was dreaming when it based its apartment complex on it! We spent...Jump to full entry
May 5, 2006 - A Week in Roma !!
Ahh Roma!!!! What a Fabulous Fabulous place !!!!!! I spent Sunday cruising around Trastevere and getting familiar with the way things work in Roma. The Hotel Farnese is indeed fabulous, and I have again the very best room in the hotel - third floor, looking across a quiet treed private alley to another gothic faced palazzo. In the distance is the dome of St Peters at the Vatican. Hardly slept Sun night because I was SO excited about the arrival of Arnie. Got up early (!!!!!) and was actually at the airport ahead of time. Can you believe...Jump to full entry