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BOTANICAL GARDEN

Rome’s secret garden in Trastevere. The quiet and shady Orto Botanico in Trastevere is one of Europe’s finest small botanical gardens—and one of my favorite places to escape the hurly burly of the city. It was laid out in 1883 over 12 hectares (30 acres) on the lower slopes of the Gianicolo …

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