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Romantic Rome

Evan and I spent last week soaking up the sunshine in Rome visiting some friends and drinking lots of vino rosso! I whipped the old Hipstamatic app out at every opportunity as per – and I had a lovely time snapping away…

I spent a long time pacing the streets searching for the vintage shops that were listed in my guide book – but sadly the book was about ten years old and we never found the shops! Luckily, we had a lot of fun looking though, and stumbled across some gorgeous places off the beaten track.

I loved the look of this “Tipografia” shop, and bought some fabulously kitsch Catholic ornaments. Not sure Evan ‘gets’ them, tee hee! We had a fabulous week away, and we returned to Islington feeling very refreshed.

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2 responses

  1. bagnidilucca

    Via Governo Vecchio in Rome has lots of vintage shops. It is in the area behind the Piazza Navona and well worth walking around anyway. It is a bit like the Trastevere area and there are interesting restaurants as well.

    July 29, 2010 at 9:38 pm

    • Thanks! I’ll check that via out next time we’re over there! Penny x

      July 29, 2010 at 9:42 pm

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