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  • 1. Italian Extravaganza Joseph Marks BITE 5390 Web 2.0 Technologies June 29, 2014

2. Table of Contents Introduction Transportation Lodging Dining Activities Landmarks Maps and Flags Conclusion References 3. Introduction Traveling to Italy with my spouse Destination in Italy Rome Florence Pompeii 4. Rome Rome is the capital of Italy and is at the heart of Italian politics and culture. Built on the Tiber river and surrounded by the seven hills Rome is situated amid stunning scenery and is not far from the west coast. 5. Rome The most spectacular sites include The imposing Colosseum Trevi Fountain Diocletian Baths Palantine Museum Palazzo Massimo Roman Forum The Pantheon, and the Pincio 6. Rome Flight Information Price is for one ticket! 7. Rome Flight Totals Tickets are for 2 people! 8. Rome Transportation 9. Rome Lodging 10. Rome Lodging HiltonTypeHotel 11. Rome Lodging Totals 12. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $109.00 USD 13. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $82.20 USD 14. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $164.40 USD 15. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $68.50 USD 16. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $164.40USD 17. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $68.50 USD 18. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $109.60USD 19. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $76.72USD 20. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $137.00 USD 21. Dinning in Rome Average price for two people is $95.90 USD 22. Dining in Rome These are the average prices for meals, i.e. lunch, breakfast 23. Rome Tours Pompeii One Day Tour Rome night time Tour and Dinner Florence Vatican 24. Pompeii Tour Day trip to Mount Vesuvius and Pompeii from Rome with an expert guide Hike up the side of the volcano and walk along its ridge, gazing into the crater Visit Naples to enjoy its acclaimed pizza for lunch our the UNESCO-listed ruins of Pompeii, seeing the Forum and Teatro Grande 25. Pompeii Tour $372.52 for two tickets 26. Rome Night Tour 3.5-hour Viator VIP with 4-course dinner at the Hotel Forum rooftop restaurant and small-group night Colosseum tour Sip on a glass of prosecco at a glamorous rooftop restaurant while gazing at the ruins of Ancient Rome Take a seat at an intimate private table on the terrace and dine on a 4-course, gourmet meal Savor a variety of famous Roman specialties such as rigatoncini alla carbonara 27. Rome Night Tour Continued $692.24 for two tickets 28. Florence Tour Full-day trip from Rome to Florence with an expert guide Travel through the Tuscan countryside, admiring the scenery near Tevere River Enjoy a guided tour of the Accademia Gallery in Florence and see Michelangelos David and Quattro Prigioni sculptures Admire Brunelleschis Dome and Giottos Bell Tower at Florence Duomo Relax over lunch in a restaurant near Piazza della Signoria Visit one of Florences famous leather-making schools 29. Florence Tour Continued $417.00 for two tickets 30. Vatican Tours 3-hour Vatican Museums tour including the Sistine Chapel and St Peters Basilica, led by an expert guide Skip the line for fast-track entry to the world-famous Vatican museum complex Learn about the incredible Renaissance artwork inside Raphaels Rooms Visit the Sistine Chapel and marvel at Michelangelos The Creation of Adam Explore St Peters Basilica and rub the statue of St Peter for a blessing 31. Vatican Tours $82.70 for two tickets 32. Maps Italy has used the Euro since 2002. Before that it used the Italian lira between 1861 and 2002. France, Switzerland, Austria, Slovenia all border Italy. Italy is a peninsula, surrounded on 3 sides by the Mediterranean Sea. 301,225 square kilometers or 116,303 square miles 33. Italys Flag Italian is the official language of Italy, but there are regions that speak German, French, and Slovene. Approximately 61 million people live there 34. Euro conversion to US Dollar 35. Conclusion Total Costs Air fare: $4573.00 Car Rental: $451.08 Hotel: $1479.24 Tours: $1564.46 Cuisine: $1,131.62 Additional Costs Money Available: $800.60 Additional Monies are for lunches and breakfast street vendors. 36. References http://www.rome.info/facts/ http://www.viator.com/Rome-tourism/3-Days-in-Rome- Suggested-Itineraries/d511-t722 http://www.viator.com/tours/Rome/Pompeii-Day-Trip-from- Rome/d511-3731VESUVIUS http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Flag_of_Italy http://www.mapsofworld.com/italy/italy-facts.html http://www.theguardian.com/travel/2011/jul/13/10-best- restaurants-rome