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Rome – Day 3

Our final day in Rome and we saved the best until last. Our original plan had been to visit the Vatican museums on the first day however that plan had soon be quashed when we’d seen the length of the … Continue reading

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Rodrigo Borgia Part 2 – Becoming Alexander VI

Rodrigo Borgia – part of a fresco in the Borgia Apartments The story of Rodrigo Borgia’s rise to the chair of St Peter has gone down in history as one of the most corrupt periods in the history of the … Continue reading

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Adventures in Roma – Part 1

Before I jump into a massive review of my 4 days in Rome, I wanted to say a huge thank you to Sarah from Remembering The Executed and Sarah’s History for looking after the facebook page while I was away. … Continue reading

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