Rome is a two-headed monster! We began the day in Saint Peter’s Basilica to have our Audience with Pope Francis. The excitement of the crowd was incredible! It was a massive throng of people to get in and we fought and elbowed our way through. Our group was able to secure fantastic seats and we … Continue reading Anphivenais

Aggiornamento Prega

Got our first ever upgrade!  We started the morning leaving the beauty of Assisi behind and heading toward Rome. But first, espresso! We arrived in Rome and immediately went to Vatican City to get the lay of the land and put together an attack plan for tomorrow morning. Apparently even sweet, little nuns get nasty … Continue reading Aggiornamento Prega


We are exhausted. We have been awake for more than 36 hours… But, we are here!!! We landed in Milan at 8 am (which because of the time change is 2 am back home). We have settled on our moving home away from home. This bus will serve as our main mode of transportation until … Continue reading Stanchezza