LATEST ADDITION: Florence: The Duomo.
Roman history. Year by year posts about the history of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire. Two series can be found here:
- The First Punic War, about the years 264-241 BCE;
- From Commodus to the Crisis of the Third Century, about the years 180-238.
Varia Romana. A collection of essays on topics such as Roman political history, the Roman army, Roman religion and Roman art.
Dutch history. Two complete series can be found here. One deals with the Binnenhof complex, the seat of the Houses of Parliament, the other with interesting, yet largely forgotten events in Dutch parliamentary history. In Dutch only.
Exploring the past. This is essentially my travel blog. I discuss some of the wonderful places and monuments I have visited during my travels to Crete, Cyprus, Florence, Milan, Pisa, Portugal, Ravenna and Rome.