Roma, Roma June 17th 2010 A woman I knew once went to Rome for a holiday. She kept going back. Almost every time she had holidays she and her husband used to jump on a flight and go to Rome. She did mix it up a little and go to other places in Italy as well, side trips really though. They just loved the city. I was one of the people who used to suggest that maybe, just maybe there are other cities that deserve her attentio ... 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
Our travels over the years have often sought out those places that we haven't yet experienced. We have loved chasing new places, but there is a change underway. We continue to enjoy experiencing other cultures along with their food, beverages, history and ways of life but now, having a little more freedom, we will also make more effort to seek out out such things as music events and festivals, particular natural attractions that we have missed and places where we can better appreciate the history of a place and its people.
The attraction of the road less travelled and the place less visit... full info