Vatican City : A Photoblog

Here's a brief Photoblog on how is spent my visit to the Vatican. As advised, I joined a 3 hour small group tour to the Vatican Museum and Michelangelo's Sistine Chapel. The tour ended inside St. Peter's Basilica, and I was able to stay inside the church for the 5 PM mass. Avoiding the long lines, … Continue reading Vatican City : A Photoblog

One Day Street Scene : Rome, Italy

Rome was the last of the 6 stops I've visited in Italy. I spent 2 nights there, on a relaxed schedule. Again, I never really wanted to take a shot at everything mentioned on google. What I only had in mind was to see the Vatican, hear the Papal speech, see the Colosseum, the Pantheon, people … Continue reading One Day Street Scene : Rome, Italy

A Charming Day Trip to the Italian Coast: Cinque Terre, Italy

One of the highlights during my visit to Italy was an unplanned day trip to Cinque Terre. Cinque Terre (the five lands in Italian) is the collective name for the five charming fishing villages seated between the narrow coastal strip and the mountain chains of Western Italy. These five old style villages along the Mediterranean coast are … Continue reading A Charming Day Trip to the Italian Coast: Cinque Terre, Italy

Wandering Venice : A D.I.Y. Walking Tour

Venice, without a doubt, is the most picturesque place I’ve ever been. The romance, the beauty of its unique setting, its architecture, and the old world feel you see it in movies and on TV, makes this city even more interesting. Every corner and turn in this city are layers and layers of beautiful subjects, making Venice … Continue reading Wandering Venice : A D.I.Y. Walking Tour