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Tourists disappointed to find Rome attractions under restoration

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July 26, 2014
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Tourists visiting Italy at the peak of the summer season are disappointed to find some of Rome's most famous attractions being restored and offering limited access. Duration: 01:01 Video provided by AFP


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