Rome – The Vatican

7th May 2008 – Day 10 (Rome) After my morning meet with the Pope,  I make my way back to the square to meet up with my arranged tour of the day! I went with Romaround Tour because the lady, Elaine was very knowledgeable and made us feel comfortable. After signing up for their Colisuem tour with Roberto (which we bumped into by chance and joined it. Wtf LOL), they gave us a complimentary tour of the Palatino Hill which Elaine made immensly intriguing.…

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In Rome with a Bomb

*WARNING* GROSS PHOTOS AHEAD! . . . . . So I was in Rome when I got myself the BIGGEST, JUICEST Blister in my life. SEE! So painful! I mean it was alright if I didn’t touch it. It was making me limp when I put my socks and shoes on. It was bothering my middle toe because the bloatness was growing into the “personal” space of the middle toe’s! I knew I had to do something after 3 days…

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My adventure in Europe

Ok my next project is to FINISH blogging about my Europe trip. It’s been like LONG overdue. So I shall. I did up the above little timeline – it’ll come in useful when following me on my “backpacking” trip! 🙂 So excited!

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Rome by Nightfall…

So, nightfall came on Day 10 in Rome (I know I know, I’ve been back for 3 months already and still at day 2 of my Europe Tour!). I had biggggggggggg bubble brewing on my toe. I limped. But there is NO time to be wasted! With my fascination for the word “Popolo” in Rome, of course I had to visit Piazza del Popolo! Such a cute name no? We got off at the Popolo stazione and begun our night…

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Wednesday's Pope Day!

As so first told to me by Andrea. You know at first when Andrea told me she’s going Rome with Baby Ak, I thought of Rome as a destination I’ll never go. Simply because it’s in Europe and it’s really far away. I’ll never have the money. I’ll never find the time. I’ll never etc etc etc. I was of course, full of envy but happy that they found the opportunity to go. I’m so glad the chance of a…

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