Ciao Bella - Viva Italia May 31st 2008 Bonjourno from Thornlands. But, this one is all about Italy. You thought France was big.
First of all, Italy was probably my least favorite countries of the trip. Second of all, I loved the buildings, ruins, food, people and history. If it wasn't for the smell, the dirtiness and the craziness, it would have been great. That said, I still had a great time there, Italy was amazing, but don't ... 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
Howdy and welcome to my continuous project - Steve's travel blog!
So far, read about my travel stories from home in Australia, Ski Trip to Mt Hutt - New Zealand, London and UK, running amuck in Europe - travelling with Contiki European Experience in May 2008, Dubai in the Middle East and more!
I've just scored a job with Big White Ski Resort in Canada and I'll be off in November to the winter wonderland that awaits - eh! Plenty more to come in the next few months hopefully - enjoy.
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