Venue: Roma, Italy
Mood: Sleepy - Tired - Been walking.. only god knows how far we walked!
Peak Agenda: We got into Rome late last night.. the weather was extremely hot today but its better than raining... hb got sunburnt! Anyway, I am gonna continue tomorrow when hb is out working... yes yes my hols end today cos come tomorrow hb will be busy with work... sob sob.. we took like more than 250 photos today and i hv narrowed it to this much.. enjoy the photos first.. will write the captions later.. ciao!
Hanging out with papad..
Arch of Constantine
In front of Colosseum.. we decided to take a guided tour and pay an extra of 8 euros just so we didnt hv to queue for the entry ticket... the queue to get in was wayyyy tooo longggg so what did we do?? pay extra lol
I bet Sonia was wondering what on earth shes looking at hahahha
Too hottttt.... Too biggggg was among her fav words on this trip!
Imagine how long has this building been standing and how strong the construction was back then... simply awesome... and the floor... ceilings - all using marble tiles - so said the tour guide of cos!
This photo was taken fm the hop on and hop off bus that takes us around Rome.. u pay like 17 euros for a 24hrs pass.. View towards St Peter's Square and the Vatican.
St Peter's Square with the Obelisco Vaticano..
This square has the largest number of visitors in the world!
The Tiber River - with the San Giovanni dei Fiorentini Church
Area Sacra - 4 old temples discovered during excavation in the 1920s
HUGE in real life... Piazza Venezia - Romans refer to it as a wedding cake bec of the shape and colour...
Oh my goodness... I really really love bruschetta .. cud hv this for brekkie, lunch and dinner lol
Papa smitten by the Italian sales girl.. got all our souvenirs fm her shop only to find out that we paid too much for the colosseum miniature hehehe
Just like in any other country.. thats how chestnuts are roasted except in sg u see Apek roasting it hahaha... oh the chestnuts.. they are humongous!
The only city where u can see nun and priest every where u look...
.... and also McDonalds.. they are everywhere!
Circus Maximus - sports field... used during the Roman time- still being used now... it cud hold during its time almost 380 thousand visitors!
Dont leave home without Papad ey...
Look at her... u cannot loose sight of this girl... shes super independent and wud just walk and run... not good when ur in some malls or supermarket.. especially if ur overseas
Well ok.. I've done my homework... I finally edit the captions hehhe