First
First

This is the first pcture I took as I exited the metro for the 1st time in the city, I was so excited i just had to shoot something.

Maps
Maps
Condotti
Condotti

People people everywhere. At the end of the street you see the Spanish Steps, a popular meeting spot for both locals and tourists alike.

The Rain in Spagna
The Rain in Spagna

Here is just a fun one of Mimi standing in Piazza di Spagna in a light rain, when it rains this city really starts to feel less crowded because everyone runs for cover. We didn't run.

Mass Transit Mimi
Mass Transit Mimi

Learning to move around the city like Romans do.

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Colosseum Drizzle
Colosseum Drizzle
Tiny People
Tiny People

Part of me was tired of all the people here, but now looking at this photo, the people give a good reference for just how giant this place really is.

Ancient Passages
Ancient Passages

One of the few moments where I was able to catch without my frame being full of tour groups.

If these walls could talk...
If these walls could talk...
 There is a plaque at the base of this cross that reads:

"The amphitheater, one consecrated to triumphs, entertainments, and the impious worship of pagan gods, is now dedicated to the sufferings of the martyrs purified from impious superstitions."

There is a plaque at the base of this cross that reads: "The amphitheater, one consecrated to triumphs, entertainments, and the impious worship of pagan gods, is now dedicated to the sufferings of the martyrs purified from impious superstitions."

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The Colosseum
The Colosseum
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Arch of Titus
Arch of Titus

A monument built in the 1st century commemorating Titus' victories. This arch also served as the inspiration of many other triumphal arches.

Hippodrome of Domitian
Hippodrome of Domitian

Located on Palatine Hill.

The Roman Forum
The Roman Forum

Some of these structures date back to the 7th century BC. A lot of the magic of this place is killed by the throngs of people visiting, I often wondered if some of the other visitors even cared about the history and what this place represents in terms of the history of mankind

Arch of Septimius Severus
Arch of Septimius Severus

Here we see the Arch of Septimius Severus, with the church Santi Luca e Martina in the background.

Sun in the Piazza
Sun in the Piazza

This man was just relaxing in the sun in Piazza di S. Slivestro. Like so many other Romans, he is taking advantage of the beautiful public spaces the city has to offer.

Scootin' Romans
Scootin' Romans

This is the best way to get around the city, scooters rule the roads of Rome.

St. Peter's at night
St. Peter's at night
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Man in Piazza Campo De Fiori
Man in Piazza Campo De Fiori
Taking a Break
Taking a Break
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Pantheon
Pantheon

Truly and amazing structure, nothing can prepare you for walking up to this building and entering the massive front doors.

View from the Typewriter
View from the Typewriter
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First
Maps
Condotti
The Rain in Spagna
Mass Transit Mimi
RomeSQ-6.jpg
Colosseum Drizzle
Tiny People
Ancient Passages
If these walls could talk...
 There is a plaque at the base of this cross that reads:

"The amphitheater, one consecrated to triumphs, entertainments, and the impious worship of pagan gods, is now dedicated to the sufferings of the martyrs purified from impious superstitions."
RomeSQ-12.jpg
The Colosseum
RomeSQ-14.jpg
Arch of Titus
Hippodrome of Domitian
The Roman Forum
Arch of Septimius Severus
Sun in the Piazza
Scootin' Romans
St. Peter's at night
RomeSQ-22.jpg
Man in Piazza Campo De Fiori
Taking a Break
RomeSQ-25.jpg
Pantheon
View from the Typewriter
RomeSQ-28.jpg
RomeSQ-29.jpg
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First

This is the first pcture I took as I exited the metro for the 1st time in the city, I was so excited i just had to shoot something.

Maps
Condotti

People people everywhere. At the end of the street you see the Spanish Steps, a popular meeting spot for both locals and tourists alike.

The Rain in Spagna

Here is just a fun one of Mimi standing in Piazza di Spagna in a light rain, when it rains this city really starts to feel less crowded because everyone runs for cover. We didn't run.

Mass Transit Mimi

Learning to move around the city like Romans do.

Colosseum Drizzle
Tiny People

Part of me was tired of all the people here, but now looking at this photo, the people give a good reference for just how giant this place really is.

Ancient Passages

One of the few moments where I was able to catch without my frame being full of tour groups.

If these walls could talk...

There is a plaque at the base of this cross that reads: "The amphitheater, one consecrated to triumphs, entertainments, and the impious worship of pagan gods, is now dedicated to the sufferings of the martyrs purified from impious superstitions."

The Colosseum
Arch of Titus

A monument built in the 1st century commemorating Titus' victories. This arch also served as the inspiration of many other triumphal arches.

Hippodrome of Domitian

Located on Palatine Hill.

The Roman Forum

Some of these structures date back to the 7th century BC. A lot of the magic of this place is killed by the throngs of people visiting, I often wondered if some of the other visitors even cared about the history and what this place represents in terms of the history of mankind

Arch of Septimius Severus

Here we see the Arch of Septimius Severus, with the church Santi Luca e Martina in the background.

Sun in the Piazza

This man was just relaxing in the sun in Piazza di S. Slivestro. Like so many other Romans, he is taking advantage of the beautiful public spaces the city has to offer.

Scootin' Romans

This is the best way to get around the city, scooters rule the roads of Rome.

St. Peter's at night
Man in Piazza Campo De Fiori
Taking a Break
Pantheon

Truly and amazing structure, nothing can prepare you for walking up to this building and entering the massive front doors.

View from the Typewriter
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