Roma Calling - May 17 - Philadelphia International Airport to Fiumicino May 17th 2012 I’ve never flown before. My only international experience was a day in Kingston, Ontario last summer. It was nice, but hardly the immersion in a different culture that I craved. Kingston served, however, to whet my appetite for the foreign. Once I learned that Temple had a Rome campus, I was set. Rome Summer I 2012 here I come!
I arrived at Philadelphia International Airport well ahead of tim ... 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 am a 24 year old university student from Philadelphia. I am visiting Rome, Italy, and Europe for the first time. I've never been abroad before, sans a one day trip to Canada last year. And I've never flown before! ... full info