45 degrees and falling. September 2nd 2008 45 degrees!!!! And the one that is falling is me. I keep falling from the bike, first time it was due to 45 degrees, me spotting an ice cream shop and forgetting to paddle. The second time was me scratching one of my 2 million mosquito bites and forgetting to paddle.
In the first 2 minutes in the campsite near Bologna I got covered with more mosquito bites, I had ever had (now I understand all ... read more
Europe » Italy » Tuscany » Florence 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