The Lesser-Known Rome

Mom and Dad, like any other Italian visitors, really wanted to see all that Rome has to offer.  Bobby and I, however, have been to Rome 4 times in the last 6 months and have pretty much seen all the typical tourist attractions.  There are a few sites that we can see over and over again (Colosseum, Pantheon) but other than those, we tried to find some new, less discovered attractions.  One of these attractions was the “Castel Sant’Angelo” located on the Tiber River.  Tivoli, a Roman suburb, was also on our list because it has two UNESCO World Heritage Sites – the Villa D’Este and Hadrian’s Villa.  We thoroughly enjoyed our trip because the weather was absolutely perfect – mid 70s, sunny, and the flowers and trees were blooming with spring foliage…. [Read More]