Roma May 1st 2008 I'm finally updating! I know you are all very excited.
Monday morning, Libby and I got back from our last vacation. We were gone for two weeks, so I will put up many posts...be patient with me.
For this vacation we decided to do a little "tour d'Italie et tour de France". Our first destination was Rome, Italy. We left Perpignan around noon, Friday April 11. We had a couple of layovers ... read more
Europe » Italy » Lazio » Rome Italy became a nation-state in 1861 when the city-states of the peninsula, along with Sardinia and Sicily, were united under King Victor EMMANUEL II. An era of parliamentary government came to a close in the early 1920s when Benito MUSSOLINI establis... ... read more
I'm a junior at Aquinas College in Grand Rapids, Michigan. I am double-majoring in Political Science and International Studies and minoring in French. This semester I'll be studying at the French Studies Center of the Universite de Perpignan in Perpignan, France. ... full info