The Italian Drama July 23rd 2012 "E 'la città degli specchi, la città di miraggi, al tempo stesso solido e liquido, allo stesso tempo aria e pietra." "It is the city of mirrors, the city of mirages, at once solid and liquid, at once air and stone." (Erica Jong).
Italy is a place of trend setting, from Milan fashion, to the famous architecture of Roma. From Venice a city on water, to Sicily a city surrounded by water. Ita ... 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
I have not travelled very much in my life so far. I have travelled most of South Africa and have been to Mozambique. My aim in my life is to experience all the unique, rare and extraordinary places in the world. I do not want to experience them by going to some 5 star hotel, eating the hotel food and doing a bit of sight seeing. I want to become immersed in that destinations culture, food, language, people, sights and history. To experience a destination fully, I want to become a part of it.... full info