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There is going to be a heavy Italian theme to my travel blog over the the next few months, based on an impending trip to Naples, Sorrento and Capri and the possibility of a return to the Italian Lakes later in the year.
So where better place to kick start this Italian odyssey than the capital, Rome.
Enjoy the photos from our recent-ish trip, and hopefully there'll be a few useful tips in there.
And as we discovered, it's all about the food.

We arrived at the small but perfectly formed Ciampino airport, and whilst it may not have the extensive travel links of the bigger Fiumicino airport there's a bus that runs every 20 minutes that will drop you in the centre of Rome at the Termini station.
Our hotel was walking distance from Termini, in sight of the Colosseum, and what first struck us was how quiet it was, quite the opposite of what we were expecting.
But it was early on a Sunday, and this very Catholic country still keeping that day sacred made for a serene introduc…

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