Category Archives: Roman Imperial

My Trip To Europe. Day 21. Friday, October 24. Ancient Rome.

What’s left of the Glories of Rome

The Coins of the Day:  Hadrian and Trajan

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My Trip To Europe. Day 16. Sunday, October 19. Florence

Today I spent the first full day in Florence, and got educated on Renaissance architecture and the Medicis and (oh yeah, almost forgot) got to see Michaelangelo’s David.

The Coins of the Day are issues of Marcus Aurelius.

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My Trip To Europe. Day 12. Wednesday, October 15. Siracusa

A day of Surprises, in the city of Syracuse (now known as Siracusa).

The Coin of the Day is a denarius of the Emperor Tiberius.

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