Port to port, hugging the coast, Rome to Sabratha in 8 days. 2,000 years ago.
ORBIS, the Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World, has launched a travel planner to navigate the ancient world with options from ox cart to fast military march. Topography returns to travel in a way often forgotten in the flight age.
Playing with the options is mesmerizing and stimulative brainstorming for modern day trips. Strap on your calcei and stride like the Romans.