Lorenzo Ricci, the Jesuit superior general, in Castel Sant'Angelo
in Rome until he died in 1775.
I grew up in La Taverna da Giovanni on Via di Santo Spirito, right across the bridge from the Castel Sant'Angelo
. There was also Al Moro, Cecchino dal 1875, Da Enzo.
Her go-for-it attitude was evident as she practised Tosca's final leap off the battlements of the Castel Sant'Angelo
, landing in a large box filled with foam cubes.
St Peter's is in the centre, with Castel Sant'Angelo
to its left.
Afterwards, it's a gentle stroll towards Vatican City to take in St Peter's Basilica, before heading home along the river via Castel Sant'Angelo
. At every turn there's a monument or important building.
Six decades have passed since director William Wyler captured his leading lady as she tucked into gelato on the Spanish Steps, indulged in a spot of sightseeing at the Colosseum and danced on a river boat alongside Castel Sant'Angelo
En el inventario se mencionan, entre otras, una vista del Castel Sant'Angelo
, "otra pintura de la eleccion del Rey de Romanos" un retrato de Urbano VIII, una Virgen del Popolo, y unas curiosas "once pinturas con diferentes fuentes de Roma, una que sale el agua de tres penascos" (27).
5 CASTEL SANT'ANGELO
, Italy THE Mausoleum of Hadrian, usually known as Castel Sant'Angelo
- Castle of the Holy Angel - is a towering cylindrical building in Parco Adriano, Rome.
Called Il Passetto di Borgo, it is a fortified, medieval-era corridor that served as a covered walkway linking the Vatican to Castel Sant'Angelo
, a fortress just beyond Borgo's border.
But for me, Palatine, Colosseo (budget copy of the Royal Albert Hall in London!), Castel Sant'Angelo
and Basilica San Pietro are stand-alone monuments.
Beyond the saint is a scintillating view of the Castel Sant'Angelo
, complete with a surmounting Archangel Michael; in this case, however, the castle is not situated in Rome but within an idyllic view of the pre-Alpine foothills of Cima's native region.