An ancient coin depicting a ship passing a lighthouse. Greek lettering can be seen at the bottom.

Stage 17: Alexandrīa

Welcome to Egypt... welcome to Alexandria, one of the greatest and most dazzling cities in the Roman Empire. Through the next four Stages we experience the sights and sounds of this vibrant city in flash-back through the vivid memories of Quintus who stayed here with Barbillus, a family-friend, before travelling to Britain.

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