Genoa, and a slew of pictures June 16th 2010 Well hello my long lost friends. Finally found a computer that has flash, and therefore I can upload some pictures. With this post I will just upload the ones of Genoa, the unofficial capital of the Italian Riviera. Could have taken many more pictures, its an incredibly interesting city with some of these buildings dating as far back as 1100 AD. We actually kindof stopped here on a whim, and Im gl ... read more
Europe » Italy » Liguria » Genoa 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
Greetings fellow earthlings. I have now officially graduated from college, don't have any babies, and have enough money to travel the world for a little bit. I am going to Europe for 75 days to see as many countries as I can.
This is my first time to Europe. I am only taking an 85 liter backpack and plan on using the railroad and hostels in order to navigate the continent. I have touched a dolphin.... full info