The Cities Outside My Coffee Shop Window.

We spent the ending hours of Easter Sunday in a coffee shop across the street from Leicester Square. Sat at bar chairs close to the window silently eating our soups and drinking our coffees. Looked at people passing by, at the rubbish bags on the pavement, at the shops across the street and at theContinue reading “The Cities Outside My Coffee Shop Window.”

“At the Height of Its Power…”

There’s been an abundance of films and TV series inspired by the Roman Empire, The Legion, The Eagle, Rome (HBO), Spartacus (HBO), to mention the most recent and best-known. Here’s, as far as I’m concerned, the one responsible for having rejuvenated the interest in the topic, my all-time favourite.