Well folks, we had one heck of a day on Day 4!
We got our first Italian pizza, did lots more exploring, explored a meal prepared right in front of us and danced all night long at a Small Music Club called Big Mama's which was definitely a highlight of our trip!
Day 3 was Norman's 67th Birthday! It felt more like a dream than just another day in Rome. Norman started the morning off bright and early with a special tour of the Vatican made specifically for those with visual impairments. He was able to feel statues and the 13th century floor of the Sistine Chapel. Our tour guide, Sarah, was more of angel then a guide. She describe everything in detail to Norman perfectly which was pretty magical to witness. Along on the tour with Norman
Day 2 was by far one of Norman's favorite! (Watch the full video recap below!) It started off with the Papal Audience which was a dream come true for Norman. He was able to hear Pope Francis deliver mass. Afterwards, Norman had a quick cappuccino followed by lunch where he tried limoncello for the first time. Later that afternoon we were picked up by our tour guide Leonardo...in a golf cart. Norman, believe it or not, was a bit hesitant at first. But as soon as he exchanged a
Day 1 was "fantastico" (as they would say in Rome)! Upon arriving to our AirBnB from the airport, Norman immediately made friends with Sarah, our host, even buying Norman his first cappuccino in Rome! He had lunch around the corner at Papa Rex's, took a power nap, made a wish a the Trevi Fountain before heading to dinner and topped the night off with...gelato! Take a look for yourself with the recap video below!
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