... from Piazza del Popolo to the Pincian terrace - the long, although
gentle, zigzag climb to the Borghese Gardens.
Map of the gardens
If you can't see the pink U which marks the reproduction of the
"Globe" theatre, try selecting "Original" from the size list below
- that's by far the best version to use if printing!
Once up there...
The view back over to Piazza del Popolo, and across to the Vatican
From the terrace on the Pincian Hill
One of the nicest places to escape the hordes!
The 'Propilei Egizi'
The Egyptian Gate on Viale Fiorello La Guardia.
Designed by architect and archaeologist, Luigi Canina, in 1825 and
set with paired pylons and obelisks - a rarely-noticed example of
the nineteenth century Egyptian Revival style.