A Trip To Rome

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Register to read the introduction… Today the traveler can go on-line and visit any of a number of travel related web sites. However, what if this traveler has a very specific question? For example, “Where is the archeological dig that is inhabited by cats located?” or “What is the quickest way to get from the Coliseum to the Vatican on a Sunday morning?” or “Where can I find the best gelato in Rome?” Where can the traveler find answers to such specific questions? Who can she find to help her uncover the little gems Rome has to offer? The best person to ask about Rome is someone who has been there, or better yet, someone who lives there. In the past, unless the traveler knew someone who visited Rome or who lived in Rome she would be out of luck. Today she can post a question on any number of travel related bulletin boards, including Lonely Planet’s Thorn Tree or Rick Steves Graffiti Wall, and instantly her question is published where anyone in the travel related virtual community can read it and respond. Not only can this traveler ask questions but, she can respond to any other posting she that interests …show more content…
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