Tag: Rome

Kate Rae’s ‘The Best Streets in the World’.

Every now and then I will invite a special guest to write about their five favourite streets (or places) in […]

Sharon M. Wolf’s ‘The Best Streets in the World’.

Every now and then I will invite a special guest to write about their five favourite streets (or places) in […]

Sean Munger’s ‘The Best Streets in the World’.

My friend and fellow history blogger Robert Horvat has started a new series of features on his blog where he […]

Amongst the ruins of Isca Augusta you may just find Adrian Goldsworthy.

The Isca Augusta was once a Roman legionary fortress and settlement. Why is it that over the centuries historians, from […]

Constantine The Builder!

In our modern age, Presidents, Prime Ministers and other leaders who serve in political office often hope that they leave […]

Roman Road Building 101

The Appian Way? No, just my garden path. Over the past few weeks I have (weather permitting) been building my […]

The Great Fire of Rome

During the night of July 18, 64 AD, a fire had broke out in the merchant area of the city. […]