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Vatican Museum - Staircase out  

Vatican Museum - Staircase out

Rome in a Day

August 14th 2007
What a packed day! We pretty much ran through the whole city of Rome today. Once again, we splurged for the ship’s transport to and from the city. Since the ship docked in Civitavecchia, we decided it would be most prudent to rely on the ship’s transport rather than the trains. We were dropped at St. Peter’s square and grabbed a cab to the coliseum. The cab ride was crazy - the driver was ... read more
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Italian Flag Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
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