These Romans Are Crazy! April 30th 2015 Thursday 30 April:
Yes, Asterix you may well have been right. To be fair though, most of the madness we witnessed today can be put down to non-Romans.
After an excellent night’s sleep we caught a train into the city and then connected to the Metro line to go to the world’s tiniest country: Vatican City. If we thought the Dubai and London Metros were nuts we hadn’t seen ... read more
Europe » Vatican City Popes in their secular role ruled portions of the Italian peninsula for more than a thousand years until the mid 19th century, when many of the Papal States were seized by the newly united Kingdom of Italy. In 1870, the pope's holdings were further c... ... read more
On 22 April we flew out of Auckland for Dubai and London to start our 4 month adventure through Europe and a bit of the Middle East.
A lot of planning has gone into this. Read the blog entries to see if it all paid off! ... full info