Everything about the Rome airport is nuts. It's like they didn't know so many people were going to come. Not enough seats at the gates, not enough agents at the ticket counters, not enough bins at security. Long lines to do or buy anything. People packed in on buses to the plane.
Makes me long for the predictability and order of US airports.
Here's how they board a flight in Rome:
And I just saw three birds flying around at my gate.
- Posted from my iPhone in Rome