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Rome: Why would we need a map?

So Mike and I are really good at traveling together.  Even when we were little kids, Mom would turn us loose in Boston, tell us to stay on the Green line, and we’d go off to museums and stuff.  And inevitably, I would get totally lost, and we’d wander around Read more…

By Rebecca, ago
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Naples Below

We took a tour of an underground aqueduct system beneath the city.  It was really, really cool — literally, quite pleasant on a hot summer day — and also marvelously strange to be walking through passages that served such an ordinary function but were such masterpieces of engineering, and so Read more…

By Rebecca, ago
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Christmas Alley

One of the first things we did on my visit to Naples was visit the touristy bit of downtown:  my family knew I would particularly like Christmas Alley, and indeed, it was (forgive me) right up my alley!  :D Naples is (I learned) the birthplace of the Nativity Scene.  I Read more…

By Rebecca, ago