Travelling the Ancient Mediterranean

Reconstructed model of a trireme, the type of ...

Reconstructed model of a trireme, the type of ship in use by both the Greek and Persian forces (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Ever wanted to travel the ancient Roman roads, working out the cheapest or swiftest journey by foot, donkey or trireme?  What’s the most efficient route from Eleutheropolis to Olisipo? Which time of the year favors a sail across the briny? Look no further than ORBIS. You can travel back in time and set up your own travel agency!

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About wonderingpilgrim

A year or three into the sizzliing sixties. Still learning that the more I know, the more I don't know. What I do know, however, I know well.

Posted on May 29, 2012, in Personal, pilgrimage, travel and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. 2 Comments.

  1. This looks amazing! The perfect project for a bank holiday weekend….thanks WP!

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