Ostia Antica in the Snow

Visually as stunning and rarely seen is Ostia Antica in snow.  I must confess that I wasn’t present for it, December 17, 2010.  Colleagues from our AIRC Ostia Antica excavation (led by University of Bologna) went out in the morning to check on the dig site, by...

Hey Virgil, Thanks for the snow

It doesn’t happen very often– and I swore I’d eternally regret missing when it next happened– snow in Rome. And, as lady luck would have it (ahem, Fortuna was the subject of my dissertation, so we go way back) it snowed today– the very...