Tag Archives: Rome

Italy With My Son 2012 – Our Grand Finale at La Pergola in Rome

My trip to Italy with my son this past spring was full of wonderful highlights and wonderful food. It was fitting that in the land of opera, we finished it with one of the highest notes of all. Rome’s La […]

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Italy With My Son 2012; Arrivederci Roma!

Leaving a wonderful trip always results in mixed emotions. The trip had so many wonderful moments and highlights, but we had a very strong tug to home. Both my son and I were very much looking forward to getting back […]

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Italy With My Son 2012 – Old Testaccio Market

The old Testaccio Market was a true old style neighborhood market with plenty of character and great product. My son and I visited it on our last morning in Rome accompanied by our cousin, Ida. It closed for good shortly […]

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Italy With My Son 2012: Rome is Pazzo

We awoke early and actually left the apartment by 6AM to get the 6:55 ferry out of Rio Marina. We were there for the sunrise. There were only a few cars and people on the ferry. A chocolate croissant was […]

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