Michelangelo’s Life in Florence Michelangelo is not only considered one of the premiere artists of the Renaissance, but one of the greatest artists to have ever lived. His work across a variety of mediums, but especially sculpture, are some of the most popularly visited pieces in Italy.  Before you goRead More →

Influences of Christianity in the Roman Empire The Roman Empire’s relationship with Christianity famously began at Christianity’s inception. In the Bible, Jesus Christ was born during a Roman census and later put to death by Pontius Pilate. For the next three centuries, Christians were sporadically persecuted and often driven underground,Read More →

What to Bring on a Rome Tour Getting into these tours used to be pretty easy, but recent terror attacks across European cities means security has been significantly heightened at major tourist attractions. Not only is this a pain for the queues, but it also dictates what you can bringRead More →