…we found many…
…works of art to admire.
The Creation of Adam
measures 280 cm × 570 cm (9 ft 2 in × 18 ft 8 in)
it looked much smaller.
However, perhaps the fact that it
was 14 metres above us contributed to the fact
that it didn’t appear a large as expected.
One of the many scenes, or sites, of…
…of intricate art within the walls of
the Vatican City.
When I saw floor was the theme
It has lasted a bit longer than most modern-day floors,
and according to Google this floor
is around 1,949 years old.
of the Colosseum.
Laid nearly 2,000 years ago…
I wonder will today’s floors last 100 years?
Anyone who has visited the Vatican
may have climbed the spiral step less staircase
and been in awe at its construction.
However the entrance/exit to the Ruakuri Cave, at Waitomo,
makes the Vatican staircase look like a miniature.
We also visited the Giant Redwood Forest at Rotorua.
These trees are not as large as some
of the photographed Californian Redwoods,
however, they are still Giant Redwoods