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When in Rome...

Rome – the eternal city; the place where all roads lead.  I can’t believe in all my world-wide travels, this was my first time to Rome.  205 more words


October 13, 2014 - Rome, Italy - Enveloped in the Power of Rome

Our first full day in Rome will be one of those instances  in life where you have a multitude of explicit memories.  After our long flight covering eight time zones, we weren’t out of bed until after ten.   2,193 more words


St. Peter's Basilica

Very few buildings are as iconic as Vatican City’s St. Peter’s Basilica. The art and architecture are a must see.

The site of the Basilica is historically very near to where Peter was martyred during the reign of Nero. 75 more words

Man Made


The Stairwell of The Vatican Museums new wing built between 1929-1932, Italy.


Vatican City: The Church of Mercy

Read highlights from speeches given by Pope Francis in his first year as leader of the Catholic Church.

Country Focus: Vatican City

The Church of Mercy: A Vision for the Church… 342 more words

World Literature

Remembering Rome, Italy

In the year 2005, my family and I had the opportunity to take a vacation to Rome, Italy.  At the time we lived in England.  As far as family vacations goes, it was one of the most impressive vacation and unforgettable moments for our teenagers and us as well.   268 more words

Rome, Italy: Sculptures, Paintings, and Buildings! Oh My!

Although these were our last days in Rome… we’ll definitely be back.

We woke up at the crack of dawn so we could make it to the free day at Vatican City…we would soon discover, every other tourist in Rome was thinking the same thing. 1,162 more words

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