THE UNITED KINGDOM
Great Britain, or Roman Britannia, became the target of great general Julius Caeser, before he was rudely interrupted by political turmoil back in Rome, leading, ultimately to his brutal assassination on the Ides of March in 44 BC. Emperor Claudius returned 100 years later to complete what Caesar had started.
“Follow in the footsteps of Julius Caesar, from his first arrival off the coast of Dover, where he first encountered the Britons.”
Begin your trip by sailing along the coast of Dover, just as Caesar did, until you reach Ramsgate and Pegwell's Bay, where he landed. Then travel onwards to the mouth of the River Thames, visiting Richborough, Canterbury, Rochester and then Colchester en route.
Following the path of the Roman development throughout the British Isles, leading you to London, the South West and beyond.
THE UNITED KINGDOM
Visit hidden, underground London from past to present, understanding how it was shaped to become the mega-city we know and love today.
Explore picturesque Colchester
Begin your journey in the United Kingdom by exploring the first Roman settlement of Colchester before making your way onwards to the exciting settlement of Londinium.
Discover ancient Londinium
Next, head on to the archaeological remains of the original Londinium fort; exploring ancient city gates and bath houses that have survived the historical Roman period.
To the City of London
Discover how the City of London has shaped over time to become the current mega-city we know and love. Explore its ancient foundations and head to the amphitheatre underneath Guildhall.
Venture further afield...
Re-enact Boudica's revolt, visiting the locations of her stand-off, including St. Albans, London and Colchester.
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