Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
People and pigeons in front of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Column in front of the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Dragon sculpture somewhere around the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Stained glass window in the Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore
Our hop on/hop off tour bus
Front of unknown church
The Monumento Nazionale a Vittorio Emanuele II (National Monument of Victor Emmanuel II) or Altare della Patria (Altar of the Fatherland) or "Il Vittoriano"
Not sure what this is, but it's OLD.
Largo di Torre Argentina - this is where Julius Caesar was stabbed to death by Brutus (et tu, Brute?) in 44 BC. It now serves as a sanctuary to about 250 of Rome's thousands of feral cats.
Largo di Torre Argentina
Castel Sant' Angelo (aka the Mausoleum of Hadrian)
Castel Sant' Angelo
St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City
St. Peter's Basilica
The Vatican Museum
A very small portion of the line to get into the Vatican Museum
Laurie's lunch at the horribly overpriced restaurant by St. Peter's Basilica
The Tevere (Tiber) River
Castel Sant'Angelo (background) and a statue on a bridge.
This is how the Italians park.