In an effort to be as accurate as we can about what we post here, we looked further into the life of Augustus. He was born Gaius Octavius and his family was a quite wealthy equestrian one. Augustus was the great-nephew of Julius Ceasar, later becoming his adopted son and heir, according to Julius' will. He founded the Roman Empire and became its first Emperor , although he preferred the title of "First Citizen of the State", in 27 BC, ruling until his death in 14 AD at the age of 75.
Carl and Lorraine Aveni are two retirees planning on traveling through Europe for at least one year.