Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 BELLSOUTH@ Password Reset CONTACT ☎ 1:800:681:7208 Tec*h cAre 24/7
  2. 2 Day Trips from Zug in Switzerland
  3. 3 Late November with a 7-month-old - Portugal?
  4. 4 Please help: Swiss Pass/Lucerne/Engadine?
  5. 5 Best walking route Plitvice Lakes
  6. 6 Trip Report London with Teens Trip Report
  7. 7 Bregenzer Festspiele: the opera Carmen
  8. 8 Cortona -- just a passing thought
  9. 9 Sitting at a cafe watching the world go by - hmmm...
  10. 10 Charming Balcony Hotel in Le Marais?
  11. 11 Trip Report Trip Report: Italy with the bambinos!
  12. 12 Day trip from Amsterdam for college girls
  13. 13 Trains from Istanbul to Budapest
  14. 14 Madrid/Andalucia Trip
  15. 15 Madrird and Seville
  16. 16 Greece
  17. 17 Ludwig Castles
  18. 18 Trip Report 3 Weeks in Sicilia!!
  19. 19 FYI, Bourdain in Porto, this Sunday (July 2)
  20. 20 Lake Como AREA questions
  21. 21 RS view on booking.com & the like
  22. 22 Konigsee or Wolfgangsee for a stay of 3 days ?
  23. 23 Italy- dolomites and cinque terre
  24. 24 Trip Report David's Abbreviated Iceland Trip Report
  25. 25 Help on ancient history route
View next 25 » Back to the top

Rome and Florence... and somewhere in between!

Jump to last reply

Hello fellow travelers,

We (my husband and I) are arriving in Rome on December 24th. early in the morning and would like some advice on what to do on that day and also on Christmas day. We do not know if attending Mass at the Vatican is doable or if the crowds are just too much to deal with, what is it going to be open on Christmas day, even if there is going to be a place open for lunch... We live in Boston and we know that the only option here is a Chinese restaurant!

Also, since I am already sharing, I will tell you about the whole plan for the week, maybe I can get some useful tips.

3 nights in Rome, rent a car to go to Florence and spending one night on the road, 2 nights in Florence, last night in Rome. Which is the best place to spend that "on the road" night? Perugia? Ovieto? Siena? We enjoy both cities and the countryside, museums and ruins, the modern and the old... I would just appreciate some pieces of advice and we are really open to suggestions, we only have the plane tickets but have not booked the hotels yet.

Grazie mille!

Ursulina

45 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement