Happy Easter says the Parrot, Buona Pasqua dice il pappagallo


March 26 Roma 067 (2)

I was walking up the Palatine Hill yesterday when soaring far above the Roman Forum I noticed some green. I looked around and the bird flew to the tree behind me. While everyone was looking the other way, I snapped a photograph of this parrot, perhaps a ring-necked Parakeet, apparently a species from India which has adapted to the Italian climate well. I also spotted a lizard at the Colosseum but he slipped away too quickly for a photo. Meanwhile views onto the other direction gazing on the Forum Romano…



2 Comments Add yours

  1. sad bah says:

    How do you know it’s from India originally?


    1. gjbell says:

      Well according to my research..


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