When in Rome... December 11th 2010 When in Rome, do as the Romans do!! So we did....21st Century style!!
8th December, a Wednesday all around the world....and we were in Rome by 9:30am!! Gotta love over-night trains. We made our way with our backpacks to our hotel by foot, it was A LOT hotter than Paris (we were dressed for snow), so by the time we got to our hotel, we were sweating & smelly. Luckily, our room was available by the ... 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
We are a young couple who live in Queensland, Australia. We love to travel, and our goal is to visit every country in the world at least once. We are heading for our longest trip yet of 3 months, and are visiting South America, USA and Europe. WE CAN'T WAIT!!... full info