......followed by pizza Bianca con mortadella. Instant breakfast.
Discovering French street artist C215 has recreated a section of Caravaggio's 'Crucifixion of St Peter' in a quiet corner of Monti.
Contemplating the 'Wedding Cake' and the rooftops of Rome from Piazzale Caffarelli - a hidden garden above the traffic on Piazza Venezia.
Being blown away by the creative cooking of chef Andrea Fusco at Guida Ballerino. The Caprese inspired cheesecake was sensational.
Finally - the apartment itself was an unexpected delight from which it was difficult to tear ourselves away . Fortunately the intense heat meant that we just had to spend afternoons chilling out in our very own air conditioned sanctuary.