Visiting Venice: Exploring Unexpected Floods And Hidden Secrets

Every day while in Venice I stood watching St Mark’s Square awash with an unrelenting tide. I saw it sweeping through its wide-open spaces and submerging every inch of the Piazza, filling every available space. It would flow between the stark white arches of the Doge’s Palace, lap around the base of the soaring 98-metre…

Vatican City Photos from my Rome City Tour

You ever visited the Vatican City? I last went in the early 1980s and so was pleased that we visited it during the afternoon of my Rome city tour. I got a chance to spent a few hours exploring this religious centre. It is a State within Rome. As you enter through the small gate…

Rome City Tour : Photo Highlights

What do you think of Rome? Like or loath it? I had been to Rome often in last 15 years, but it was always for work and so I not seen much of the tourist attractions. So I relished visiting the city on a full-day City Tour when we called in Italy on the MSC…