When in Rome: Part 1

Temple of Saturn in the Roman Forum

Rome was our first big stop. It was time wind down from our Topdeck tour and also time to soak in the epic history that Rome has to offer. We spend most days cruising round the city centre, checking out different ruins, a couple of days off at our accommodation and a day in Pompeii, […]

Our time in Venice and Florence

St Mary's Church in Venice

Our Topdeck tour eventually took us to the cities of Venice and Florence, Italy. The history was epic with architecture to match. Venice The city built on a swamp, that slowly sinks about 2mm a year, has an incredible history as an empire of roaring trade. Now a picturesque city of canals, piles of tourists […]