The eternal city of Rome has seen the rise and fall of many civilizations. Christian Saints, historic figures of the past and present have walked the Roman streets. Historic locations, great pieces of architecture and places of interest are practically on every corner. There are cities and there is Rome. And Rome has it all.
Breathtaking picture of a beautifully preserved Roman bath in Bath, England. I stood in this very spot in 1998. I can still remember the damp air on my skin and the interesting smell of the ancient water.
View from Piazzale Michelangelo ~ Florence, Italy ~ Piazzale Michelangelo (Michelangelo Square) is a square with a panoramic view of Florence, Italy, located in the Oltrarno (other side of the river) district of the city. This Florentine piazza was designed by architect Giuseppe Poggi and built in 1869 on a hill just south of the historic center.