Tag Archives: Italy

BSR Summer School day 4: Ostia

6/9/08 – 4.45pm Had an amazing day.  Ostia was just fantastic – a whole Roman town that you can walk through, like Pompeii, with amazing frescoes and mosaics.  Saw a bakery with the mills still inside, and a Roman wine … Continue reading

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BSR Summer School day 1: The Tiber

3/9/08 – 3.30pm Back at the BSR following a long and tiring day walking round in the searing heat.  Actually the heat isn’t as bad as I thought it would be – though that’s not really saying much – and … Continue reading

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Arriving in Rome

Excerpts from my Rome journal from 2008 – arriving at the British School at Rome. Continue reading

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