The Colosseum was colossal–thankful to have gotten to go in and see.
St. Peter’s Square: We went early and waited for Pope Francis to come out to the square. It was getting very warm very quickly, so he came early. The Vatican truly is a fortress.
Inside the Vatican–looking out and feeling trapped . . .
At the Vatican–pillars and patterns . . .
Roman buildings and bridge (is it a Calatrava?) . . .
Various city scenes:
Friends near the Fontana di Trevi:
Next: Night at the Winery (near Rome)