Rome Day 4 - our last afternoonMay 16 in Italy ⋅ ⛅ 19 °C
Our last day - what to do to finish off with? Well we started by walking to the Pantheon for a second visit but it was so busy we gave it a miss and had a gelati instead! Then caught the Hop On Hop Off bus to the San Pietro in Vincoli church which holds the chains when St Peter was imprisoned in Jerusalem and houses Michelangelo's statue of Moses.
Next we went to the Capitoline Museum then finished off with a lovely meal in a family restaurant La Carbonara. John, of course, had to have spaghetti carbonara. He was surprised how similar it was to the recipe he cooked. There were two striking differences. The egg yolks were bright yellow, from special grass-fed chickens, and the bacon was little chunks of beautiful bacon, more like prosciutto than our supermarket bacon.Read more