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Italy: A Walk through Ancient Rome

It’s first thing in the morning and a steady drizzle has settled in over Rome. This is the first on my list of things I want to see. Brought up on the ruins that the Romans left behind in the Scottish borders I think I might have an understanding of what I’m looking at. I would be wrong! Initially the Roman Forum which I have come to see looks like a jumble of columns and rocks which make no sense. Continue reading


Italy: Rome – A Long Weekend

Rome is a large bustling city and there is so much to do. History is all around you – like many European capitals. Here are a few things to get you started: Continue reading