Rolling on the Riviera

On my way to Rome last Saturday, I learned that the usual places where I stay were filled. My friends were out of town. Happy Camping Roma entranceI booked a tent site at the Happy Camping Roma, across the Via Aurelia from my old high school. I had camped there in May 1986 (see the blog post for 10 May 2014), when it was still a primitive campground. Today it is a vast, modern complex with cabins, bungalows, dormitory “tent houses”, a pool, restaurant, bar and discotheque. Continue reading