Rome / Roma

When in Rome, gelato is abundant and traffic rules are non-existent. You feel as if you’ve stepped into a parallel dimension where laid-back life, and hustle and bustle harmoniously co-exist . Romans are charismatic and love their city.  I have never been to a city that values aesthetic appeal so much. The old buildings all painted in a cohesive colour palette make for a visual paradise. It feels like walking on a rather massive, exceptionally beautiful movie set.  To say that Rome is beautiful would be an understatement. 

The weather was really hot when we were in Rome, and it was such a pleasure to escape what has been a rather harsh winter in Cape Town. 

Italian gelato is amazing. On just about every corner, you will find a gelateria – some are high-end, and others are little family shops – each with their own unique charm. I thoroughly enjoyed every spoonful! 

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Quirinal Palace

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The Pantheon
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Details of the Pantheon

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Cafe Granita from one of the oldest cafes in Rome. Not my usual choice, but delicious nonetheless. 
Details in the Vatican City 

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Trevi Fountain

I think its safe to say that Rome is a cultural and historical masterpiece.

Nabeela x

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Nabeela Parkar

Blogger, Digital Content Creator, Aspiring Designer, Artist, Minimalist

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