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Keep the distance but stay TOGETHER! HOLIDAYANDTRIPS.COM


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Keep the distance but stay TOGETHER!

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March 15, 2020
Remember that Italy has given to all of us so many wonderful holidays and unforgettable moments. Take a virtual travel tour to Rome now that covid-19 virus is spreading and it is important to limit travel. We are all affected by this these difficult times. Let's pray for everybody's health and remember, keep the distance, but stay TOGETHER!
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Top must see tourist attractions in ROME


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Top must see tourist attractions in ROME

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January 23, 2020
Top must see tourist attractions in ROME: Colosseum, Pantheon, Vatican City, Sistine Chapel, Fontana di Trevi, Basilica of Saint Paul Outside the Walls, Altare della Patria, Piazza Navona, The Egyptian Obelisk and other top-rated tourist attractions.
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Piazza del Popolo - People's Square, Rome


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Piazza del Popolo | People’s Square, Rome

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February 17, 2019
In the center of the Piazza del Popolo square stands one of the biggest obelisks in Rome, from Egypt, 24 meters high and dating back to 1.200 BC. The Flaminio Obelisk was taken to Rome by Augustus.
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Piazza Navona Holiday Rome


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Piazza Navona – The square of the Four Rivers

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October 26, 2018
In the center of Piazza Navona stands the famous Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi or Fountain of the Four Rivers (1651) by Gian Lorenzo Bernini, topped by the Obelisk of Domitian, brought in pieces from the Circus of Maxentius
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Altare della Patria, Rome, Holiday and Trips


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Altare della Patria | The Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele

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September 23, 2018
Initially Altare della Patria had to be made of Carrara marble, but the too high cost of this precious material (the same used by Michelangelo), made the choice on Botticino marble (near Brescia).
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Maritozzi and cappuccino in Rome - Italian Breakfast


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Maritozzi and cappuccino in Rome – Italian Breakfast

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August 25, 2018
Maritozzi, weet buns with whipped cream, typical from Lazio, and a cappuccino is the perfect italian breakfast when you wake up in Rome.
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The Egyptian Obelisk in St. Peter's Square, Vatican, Rome - 4000 years old


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The Egyptian Obelisk in St. Peter’s Square, Vatican, Rome – 4000 years old

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July 15, 2018
4000 years old Egyptian Obelisk from St. Peter's Square was brought to Rome by Caligula. It was silent witness of the martyrdom of St. Peter.
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St Peter’s Basilica, Vatican, Rome


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St Peter’s Basilica, Vatican, Rome – the home of Michelangelo’s famous masterpieces, the Pietà

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July 9, 2018
Catholic tradition holds that the Basilica is the burial site of Saint Peter, chief among Jesus's Apostles and also the first Bishop of Rome. Saint Peter's tomb is supposedly directly below the high altar of the Basilica
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The Pinecone Courtyard Vatican Rome Holiday and Trips, Living life like a holiday


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Vatican Museums and Sistine Chapel, Rome – treasures, art and Michelangelo’s secret code

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July 2, 2018
Discover Michelangelo's secret code in Sistine Chapel's paintings and go to see great art and amazing treasure in Vatican Museums.
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Ostia Antica, Rome, Holiday and Trips


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Ostia Antica – the harbor city of ancient Rome

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June 10, 2018
Ostia would have been a busy port town, exotic and full of life. Now is an archaeological site where you can travel 2600 years back in the past.
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