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Trevi Fountain, Rome. I've tossed a coin over my shoulder and I DID return to Rome, as legend has it. You can do the same by having your OWN "La Dolce Vita" moment when you call me, Tom Koebel at Luxury Voyages 800-598-0595. I have transatlantic cruises that start at only $499 for 14 nights, with all meals, from Rome to the US.
Rome, the eternal city. Got to face the facts here: there are a ton of tourists. But there are so many nooks and crannies that it IS possible to escape the beaten path. Still, must return to the Roman Forum and the Colosseum. And Palatine Hill. And find the prison where Paul and Peter were rumored to be held. And St. Peter in Chains...
Salumeria in Bologna, Italy - Traditionally meat and sausages (salsiccia) are sold at the butcher and other meat products are sold at the salumeria. In more recent times, salumerie often sell various products including cheeses, eggs, pastas and ready-to-eat antipasti.
The Roman Forum, shown in the picture, was the center for public Roman life and a very important area for everyone during the Republic. It was the place of elections, public speeches, criminal trials, and even gladiatorial matches.