Roma! October 3rd 2009 Sadly I had allocated only two and a half days to explore Rome. I spent the first half day wandering around and allowing myself to stumble in to beautiful buildings and churches (sounds like I bumped my head on them doesn't it? But you know what I mean!). Everywhere you turn here there is beautiful old architecture. The Trevi Fountain suprised me because it's so large for such a small square! It's ... 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
About Me:I'm a Melbourne girl born and bred, and it´s definitely a beautiful city and a fantastic place to live BUT I've now been living in England since December 2009 and I LOVE it! So may stay here for some time. Between leaving Oz and moving to England I backpacked Italy, Spain and France for three months. Best experience of my life.
Date I Left Australia: September 2nd, 2009. It's been two years since I was able to return for a visit so if anyone fancies donating a return ticket to me I will love you forever! haha.
Highlights so far: Wa... full info