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    Toss a Coin into the Trevi Fountain

    Everyone who has gone to Rome would have probably tossed a coin into the Trevi Fountain. Everyday thousands of people visit the fountain just so that they can throw a coin into the fountain and wish that they will return to Rome! There are many legends around the coin throwing practise and one of it says you should stand with…

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    Modern Hotel in Historical Bologna

    I stayed in the I Portici Hotel in Bologna. This hotel certainly gave a pleasant break from the rest of the historical buildings in Bologna. Some parts of the hotel are undergoing some renovation but this did not affect my pleasant stay. Set in a restored late 19th-century building, this hotel is a 15-minute walk from the medieval structures at…

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    Fountain of the Old Boat

    The beautiful Scalina Spagna or Spanish Steps is certainly one of the must see places in Rome. The irregular butterfly design is a good example of the Roman Boroque style. The place is always crowded with people just sitting around and soaking in the vies of the Eternal City. There are about 138 steps in the form of terraces, curves…

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    Vatican City

    A visit to the Vatican City is a must if you are in Rome. You need to spend at least a full day there to see the whole place. I spent only a few hours here as I went at the peak time and it was unbearably crowded!! Apart from the thousands of tourists who flock there daily, the Vatican…