"Both optimists and pessimists contribute to our society. The optimist invents the airplane and the pessimist the parachute."
View of Rome and St. Peter’s dome from the top of the Spanish Steps.
(Seriously, go to the steps EARLY. Like, before the sun comes up. There will be no one there.)
Piazza di Spagna, Rome
"Time is never wasted if you remember to bring along something to read."