The Scala Sancta (The Holy Stairs) are believed to be the stairs which Jesus walked in the palace of Pontius Pilate in Jerusalem. It was believed to be brought to Rome in the 4th Century by St. Helena, mother of the Emperor Constantine.
Yesterday was an extremely long day for me. I woke up at 2am in Sydney to record This Week in Travel, stayed up to follow the Apple iPad announcement (I think the iPad looks to be a great travel gadget), then flew to Melbourne, was forced by the airline to buy a ticket out of [...]
In the few hours since the Apple iPad was announced, there has been a flurry of commentary about it, although few people have even used it yet. Here is what I think based on what I’ve seen so far, and how I see a device like this effecting me: This will eliminate the need to [...]