June/July, 1989 - England, Wales, Rome, Florence and Capri
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Rome -- the eternal city! The Vatican. Piazza San Pietro (St. Peter's Square). It was hard to believe I was really standing there! St. Peter's Square
Inside St. Peter's Basilica Brunelleschi's monumental high altar in the Basilica of St. Peter's -- the Vatican.
The Spanish Steps in Rome, where you will meet everyone else who comes to Rome, if you just wait. Spanish Steps
The Forum in Rome Another of Rome's ageless features: the Roman Forum.
Firenze, or Florence, as we non-Italians say it. The center of the Italian Renaissance and the place where you can see the most italian art. Florence, Italy
Pompeii Pompeii, buried in the ash of Mt. Vesuvius' explosion in 79 a.d.
(that was even before I visited there!)