Monthly Archives: December 2013

Rain doth not Quench our Spirits!

I am back on the low lounge furniture waiting for our car to the airport. We had a good day yesterday, seeing the market at Campo di Fiore and the Colleseum. It was quite rainy, which made it a bit … Continue reading

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Sunday was not a Day of Rest

Sunday we saw a church, had coffee, went to church, had proseco with Andrea, had lunch , saw some more churches, had coffee, saw St. Pete’s at the Vatican, had dinner, and collapsed. There was a great deal of walking.

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The Part of the Trip where I am Eating the Dessert of the Day that I Boldly Ordered (and it Might be Prune Pie)

Anne starts off our tale for Saturday: Today we spent most of the day with Andrea. We met at via Sannio where she helped both Alison and me pick out leather jackets (very reasonable) then we went to St John … Continue reading

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“But I wanted Two Flavors of Gelato!”

Continuing on with Friday: We walked through the gardens and over to the Spanish Steps, where we met Raffaella, a friend of the Berry family from their time living her. She was charming, and we strolled along, popping into a … Continue reading

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Wherein the Restaurant Owner Tries to Kill Us.

Yesterday after negotiating the lounge furniture, we set out for the Piazza del Populo where there was a church with an annual display of 100 Prescepi (nativities). They were made from many different materials my favorite being the one made … Continue reading

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Italian Furniture is not for Sitting

Arrived in Rome after a good flight in the high roller section thanks to AB’s many airline points. A quick ride in a hired car to our hotel. Anne is resting and Ali and I are about to go out … Continue reading

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