The hotel is a fabulous mix of modern luxury with Roman antiquities
After a lot of research and price comparisons, I chose Hotel Relais Giulia for our 5 nights in Rome, Italy. I searched on Tripadvisor and then made the booking through Agoda, which had the best rate – it came to $600 for 5 nights, including breakfast, but not including an additional Roman tax of 3.50 … Read More
As we navigated the Bitemojo Food Tour around the streets of Rome, we felt like we were in the Amazing Race for foodies (without the pressure or competition) – – we were rewarded with delicious “bites” and interesting information along the way
We immediately took a train to Florence so we could spend the first 3 days of our Italian trip in this glorious Tuscan city!
I just returned from a fabulous trip to Italy. We spent 3 nights in Florence, and 5 in Rome. I’ll tell you more in the posts to come. We flew on British Airways, and arrived at 2 pm at Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO). About an hour later, we were on a train to Florence. I … Read More
Help plan my August trip to Rome and Florence!
My friend Pat, traveler extraordinaire, has provided me with a number of jogging maps from some of her many recent trips. This jogging map is from the Westin Excelsior in Florence, Italy. It was created for Westin by Runner’s World Magazine and it is excellent!! Florence was so beautiful! I bet running around this gorgeous … Read More