Blog Posts - Vatican City



ITALY : 14 DAYS IN 36 POSTCARD WORTHY PHOTOS

I usually fall in love with the places I visit and Italy is not an exception. It has been one of my wildest dreams to set foot in this country – to enjoy and savour the food, the wine, the coffee, to admire and appreciate the picturesque corner...
by Beyond Toxicity @ docgelo.com on Jul 25, 2016

Amazing Ceilings of the Vatican Museums

Vatican museums’ ceilings art is known worldwide. Some paintings and crafts on the museum’s ceiling were designed in the 15th century. When I visited the museum with my mother, I […]...
by indahs travel photography on Jul 11, 2016

Plot That pushed Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel

Arrived at 33, Michelangelo Buonarroti painted before a single painting. Pope Julius II assumes the risk and entrusts the chapel ceiling. In 1506, after it found the state of degradation of the frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, pain...
by We care about your travel on Mar 30, 2016

Plot That pushed Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel

Arrived at 33, Michelangelo Buonarroti painted before a single painting. Pope Julius II assumes the risk and entrusts the chapel ceiling. In 1506, after it found the state of degradation of the frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, pain...
by We care about your travel on Mar 30, 2016

Monaco -A Reasonable Place to Visit.

The Principality of Monaco is a sovereign city-state in Europe. nestled between the Alps and the Mediterranean Sea, bounded by the French Riviera to the west and the Italian Riviera to the east.
by Journal Edge on Mar 16, 2016

The Vatican Tapes Movie Review

On the surface, THE VATICAN TAPES looks like every other exorcism movie on the market.  It has a girl who may or may not be possessed, Catholic priests, and a bunch of jump-scare moments that sometimes play out into real horror.  But in addition to...
by Box Office Buz on Dec 19, 2015

Visiting Churches in Rome

ome is famous for its marvelous churches of all sizes and splendor. Many of these churches and basilicas have been around for centuries and are home to beautiful pieces of artwork. Most of the churches are open to the public with a few that have muse...
by eTravelTrips on Oct 13, 2015

The Bible and the Koran are Not the Same Thing

You Got it all wrong Pope Francis! The Bible and the Koran are not the same thing! Many people want to say that the Bible and the Koran teach the same thing, however this is just not the truth.  Many key feature make the Bible and the Koran Juxp...
by FireSpeaks on Sep 3, 2015

Backpacking in the Vatican City State: Top 5 Sights in This Mini-Country

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel Whether The Vatican City State is a real country or not is very much up for debate. While the TCC recognise it, FIFA, the UN and UEFA don’t. All that aside, most travellers to Rome will be...
by Don't Stop Living on Jul 31, 2015

Exploring Vatican City

I’ve been to Vatican City 4 or 5 times, but it’s a place I could go to over and over again, because there’s simply so much to see. Everytime I’ve gone, I’ve noticed something new. I usually hate places that are crowded,...
by World Walk About on Jul 27, 2015

World Borders: How to Get From Italy to the Vatican City State

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel The border crossing from Italy into the Vatican City State has to be one of the most peculiar from my journeys. I’d say it was really similar to the crossings from England to Austenasia, f...
by Don't Stop Living on Jul 16, 2015

THE PIETÀ BY MICHELANGELO – VATICAN CITY

What is The Pietà? The Pietà is regarded as one of the greatest works of the Renaissance artist Michelangelo Buonarroti. This impressive sculpture is currently placed in Vatican City, at St. Peter’s Basilica. The Pietà is among the initial works...

Plot That pushed Michelangelo to paint the Sistine Chapel

Arrived at 33, Michelangelo Buonarroti painted before a single painting. Pope Julius II assumes the risk and entrusts the chapel ceiling. In 1506, after it found the state of degradation of the frescoes on the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel, painted...
by We care about your travel on Jun 18, 2015

Our Story of Rome: Vatican City and Walks of Italy Tour – Day One

The glorious Eternal City called Rome.  A city so incredibly rich in history, from the glutinous romans and the almighty gladiators to the deep dark secrets of the underground catacombs.  A city so magnificent with Roman ruins from an era long ago,...
by Wanderlust Storytellers on Jun 6, 2015

SISTINE CHAPEL – VATICAN CITY

What is the “Sistine Chapel”? Thanks to the extraordinary talents of Michelangelo Buonarroti (1475-1564), the Sistine Chapel (Cappella Sistina) in Vatican City has become one of the most famous art galleries in the western world. MichelangeloR...

Rome by Sunset and Night Walks

I visited Rome for the second time in April, and this time I was accompanied by my mother. When planning to walk around Rome, I was considering my mother’s condition […]...
by indahs travel photography on May 4, 2015

Great European Cities To Visit

Europe is one of the most beautiful continents in the world. Many of the European countries are rich in tradition and culture. A traveler vacationing in any of the European cities would have a bewildering array of cultures and scenic. Here is a list...
by eTravelTrips on Apr 9, 2015

Backpacking in The Vatican City State: The Complete Vatican Tour with Walks of Italy

Don't Stop Living - Jonny Blair - a lifestyle of travel When backpacking in the Vatican City State, I decided to get a full grasp over what on earth this mini-country within a country is all about. It has to be one of the oddest places I have visited...
by Don't Stop Living on Apr 3, 2015

Pope Francis is renovating Vatican City: Lay communities can Help!

Justin in SD / Foter / CC BY-NC-SA Ever prayed for a word in Edge-Wise, it’s rare here at Media Ministry, but it happens. Pope Francis is renovating Vatican City, the Holy See, and Rome’s integral being; Lord knows there’s still Sects to send p...
by His Truth in Living Words on Mar 6, 2015

Vatican City, by day & night, February 2015

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by Around the World with Irina on Mar 4, 2015


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