Janiculum

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Janiculum:

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Ital. Roma, city (1991 pop. 2,775,250), capital of Italy and see of the pope, whose residence, Vatican City, is a sovereign state within the city of Rome. Rome is also the capital of Latium, a region of central Italy, and of Rome prov.
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Janiculum

a hill in Rome across the River Tiber from the Seven Hills
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Cervantes School on Janiculum Hill was empty when the blast went off in the early hours.
Gianicolo park on the Janiculum hill offers great views of the city.
The graduation ceremony is set to take place on May 14 at the Villa Aurelia in Rome, located on the Janiculum hill, along the Aurelian walls.
Questions remain about where the diplomatic offices will be housed because the former embassy on Rome's Janiculum Hill now serves as Ireland's Italian Embassy.
Thus it differs from St Peter's, the Vatican, the Janiculum hill, Trastevere and the headquarters of the Jesuit General (sometimes called "the Black Pope") - all on the right bank, although not very far on foot from the Greg.
The hike to the top of the Janiculum Hill from the lovely district of Trastevere may not be for the faint-hearted but it's well worth it when you're at the top with the sights of the city spread out below you.
Diaz received a group of 10 American and Italian reporters at the official ambassador's residence on Rome's Janiculum Hill, three days after presenting his credentials to Pope Benedict XVI.