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Crossing Ponte Sant’Angelo (video) and Castel Sant’Angelo

Castel Sant’Angelo may be the most worthwhile attraction in Rome that requires admission. Unlike more famous sites like the Colosseo or the Musei Vaticani, Emperor Hadrian’s fortress-turned-museum is relatively uncrowded, features an art exhibition and provides brilliant views of the city. Located in front of the castle is Rome’s most beautiful bridge, the Ponte Sant’Angelo, Bernini’s bridge with ten angels spanning its length across the Tevere.

Ponte Sant'Angelo from Castel Sant'Angelo in Rome Continue reading “Crossing Ponte Sant’Angelo (video) and Castel Sant’Angelo”