David Morton has a degree in Mechanical Engineering and makes a living remodeling homes in California. But his secret flame is scouring Italy’s countryside for ancient roads. Years of exploration have yielded surprising delights from pre-Roman times to the present, set in evocative landscapes dotted with colorful villages. Here Dave has created a set of itineraries called Roman Road Walks. As tour leader, he enjoys transporting his guests into the fabled world of Italy’s past.
Ancient Rome comes alive on the Appian Way. This eight-mile walk takes four hours at an easy pace. Come back another day to linger; today you’re a Roman citizen off to your country estate, drinking in the ambiance. Bring water … Continue reading →