Beautiful Rome in Black and White

When in Rome, go black and white. Hmmm, maybe that’s not the phrase, but that’s what’s happening here. Rome is a beautiful city with art and culture at every turn. From the Trevi Fountain to the Colosseum to St Peter’s Basilica, The Roman Forum and The Pantheon there’s loads to do and see in one of Italy’s hottest destinations. I realised when I came home that it was actually my black and white photos of Rome that brought out the beauty.

I visited in June and had a brilliant time wandering the streets scoffing as many flavours of gelato as possible as I went. Of course the pizzas here are some of the best you’ll ever try, add some wine to quaff them back with and some sunshine out on the restaurant patio and you’ve got yourself  a brilliant Rome holiday.

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8 Comments

  1. by Polly on July 1, 2013  1:09 pm Reply

    Great photos, Vicky! Love the ones of the Colosseum and the Pantheon in particular. I definitely need to go back to Rome!

  2. by Dannielle on July 1, 2013  1:59 pm Reply

    I am SO glad you followed me on twitter, because I found my way to your blog, and a) not only do I love a good travel blog, but b) we are going to rome in a couple weeks and this is perfect! I will now probably spend my afternoon reading through your posts :)

    Dannielle @ Chic-a-Dee

  3. by Arianwen on July 20, 2013  10:53 pm Reply

    My favourite is the one of you looking up at the Colosseum. I should shoot in B&W more often. These look fab!

    • by Vicky on July 23, 2013  11:53 am Reply

      Thanks Ari - pretty cool aren't they? I really like black and white photography, but at the same time I feel it's such a shame to suck all the colour out of everything. I tend to take one in b+w and then take one in colour too.

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  5. by List of Living on January 23, 2014  11:51 pm Reply

    Awesome post!! Loved the pix and details. I enjoyed looking at your pix and I think others will too, which is why I used one of ur pic on my blog, List of Living (http://wp.me/p4fLip-4F). I ensure that proper credit was given but if you would like me to remove the content, I totally understand. Again, thanks for the awesome post and keep being an inspiration!

    • by Vicky on January 25, 2014  2:43 pm Reply

      No worries! Thanks for reading :)

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