I thought I would make a list of Radio 4 In Our Time podcasts which are relevant to Classics, as … Continue reading In Our Time: Classics podcasts
I took my family to see Chedworth Roman Villa this weekend – on the way back home from Giffords Circus … Continue reading Chedworth – snails and soapwort in the rain, nice dry mosaics!
I have been teaching Year 8 students about Fishbourne Roman Palace as part of the Cambridge Latin Course for ages … Continue reading Fishbourne: a fantastic palace with amazing mosaics and brilliant guides
I have very much enjoyed Dubrovnik. It is a very busy tourist city, at least in the first week of … Continue reading Dubrovnik: busy tourist paradise with quiet green island nearby
The labyrinthine, bustling old town of Split is contained within the shell of the Emperor Diocletian’s magnificent palace, built in … Continue reading Split and Salona: Emperor Diocletian’s palace and more!
Zadar, a ferry ride south from Pula, is a fantastic place to visit. I stayed in a hostel overlooking one … Continue reading Zadar: lovely town with impressive Roman sights and others
The Brijuni Islands, just off the small town of Fažana, which is a few kilometres north of Pula, and accessible … Continue reading Brijuni: Roman villa in impressive condition on Tito’s playground