The Day I nearly Got run Over by a Nun June 5th 2008 I know, the heading sounds weird, doesn’t it? But it is true. But before I tell you that, I must say that I am in Rome. I had better tell you the things I have been doing here (Before I get to the nun part).
We took a shuttle bus into the Vatican. We had to line up in a queue for ages to get into the one and only Vatican museum. I don’t know why it’s called a museum, it should be called a ... read more
Europe » Italy 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