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Maxxi, musica e pioggia maxima

After two marathon walking days I have a lie in on Wednesday as I have my Vatican tour booked for 14:00 and plan to visit some new arts buildings in the north of Rome. 808 more words

Rome For Christmas

Papa Francis afananisha kukimbia kwa Maria kenda Misri na ukimbizi kwa siku za leo

Papa Francis ameyasema hayo katika ibada ya mkesha wa christmas uliofanyika katika kanisa la  St Peter’s Basilica huku mahubiri yake yakilenga kuwafanya waliofukuzwa au kukimbia makwao kwa sababu tofauti tofauti wasife moyo na kuona hakuna sehemu ya wao kuishi duniani. 81 more words


Sons of Light

The people answered him, ‘We have heard from the law that the Christ remains forever; and how can you say, “The Son of Man must be lifted up”? 216 more words

Borrowed Words


The most obvious public activity which is highly theatrical can be seen in the orchestration of American political campaigns.  It is perhaps less obvious but just as present in courtrooms, in the halls of justice.  461 more words

Rome [Part 3]

Vatican City, the Vatican Museums, and St. Peter’s Basilica were all so gorgeous that I took hundreds of pictures. Here are just a few that didn’t make it into my last post. 13 more words

Rome: St. Peter's Basilica

According to Catholic texts, after the crucifixion of Jesus, St. Peter travelled to Rome and was martyred by being crucified head down near an ancient Egyptian obelisk in the Circus of Nero. 754 more words

Expat's Travel Guide

If it's November, it must be Rome!

Every year I buy a calendar with a different picture of somewhere interesting each month. I have visited some of the places, such as the Taj Mahal and Venice, but there are many places I have not been such as Rio de Janeiro and Petra. 1,183 more words