Roamin' around Rome! June 26th 2011 Hello from Italy!
Sorry that it has taken me so long to update everyone on what has been going on. I have been in Rome for two weeks now. We spent a few days in Hartford & got here on June 9th. I spent my birthday wandering around the city & eating dinner at a restaurant around the corner from my apartment. I have been extremely busy because we had school the first weekend then Maggie & St ... 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