Roman Holiday: Tourist, Traveler, Pilgrim

IMG_3835During our recent explorations of Naples and Rome, we saw many sights. We archived over two thousand photographs, from which we selected a few hundred to remind us of our days. But, even these only glimpse the experiences we had during these days. These will be catalyst for stories that we will relay to family and friends. While touring with our guide, Pina, in the Naples region, she made an observation, that visitors come as “tourist” or “travelers”. I would add “pilgrims” to the continuum. Continue reading

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Roman Holiday: All Roads Lead To…

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Airplane, car, tram, bus, train… home.

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Roman Holiday: Shopping

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Souvenier shops to street vendors… “Costa?”

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Roman Holiday: Gardens

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April in Paris? No, Roman Spring.

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Roman Holiday: Churches

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Church every corner…

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Mass every hour.

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Roman Holiday: “Assaggini, gracia”

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How to order the chef’s choice.

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Roman Holiday: Borghese Gallery

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A morning, wandering the Cardinal’s attic

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