Politics

Michelle Obama and the girls tour Italy

US First Lady Michelle Obama, in black dress at center, between her daughters Malia, at right in yellow top, and Sasha, in green dress, walk past towering stone columns as they arrive for a visit of Rome's ancient Pantheon, Thursday, July 9, 2009. After her return to Rome from L'Aquila, central Italy, Michelle Obama and her daughters, took a private, 30-minute tour of the Pantheon, the well-preserved ancient Roman monument with massive concrete dome in the heart of Rome. Obama and other first spouses toured the center of L'Aquila earlier Thursday to see the destruction wrought by an earthquake in the Italian city hosting world leaders this week for the Group of Eight summit. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

US First Lady Michelle Obama, in black dress at center, between her daughters Malia, at right in yellow top, and Sasha, in green dress, walk past towering stone columns as they arrive for a visit of Rome's ancient Pantheon, Thursday, July 9, 2009. After her return to Rome from L'Aquila, central Italy, Michelle Obama and her daughters, took a private, 30-minute tour of the Pantheon, the well-preserved ancient Roman monument with massive concrete dome in the heart of Rome. Obama and other first spouses toured the center of L'Aquila earlier Thursday to see the destruction wrought by an earthquake in the Italian city hosting world leaders this week for the Group of Eight summit. (AP Photo/Riccardo De Luca)

First Lady Michelle Obama took her daughters around Rome today, doing a little sightseeing before the family departs the Eternal City tomorrow.