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Towering Christmas tree arrives at Vatican from Poland

(AP) — A towering Christmas tree that survived a lightning strike in Poland has been set up in St. Peter’s Square as the Vatican gets ready for the… 111 more words



Rome, Italy: site 1

It’s go-time guys!  Tomorrow we’ll head out for the first feast day on our calendar:  St. Francis of Assisi.  I’m train trippin’up to Assisi to show you St. 460 more words


Rome - St Peters Square & Basilica

Another hot and sunny day and another chance to hit the sights of Rome. We’d seen the Colloseum and Ancient Rome, walked through the heart of the historic city centre so time to see one of the other iconic sites. 1,075 more words


Victor Lawley

Victor was born in Wolverhampton in 1896, the son of Edward and Hannah Lawley. In 1901 they were living at 3 St Peter’s Square, Wolverhampton, along with Victor’s siblings Ida, Edward, William, Lucy, Alma and Edna. 87 more words

Men Who Served

The Sanctity of the Vatican

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Team Member: Layan Al Khatib – Codename: Layouna

Italy had been on my list for quite some time, so it works rather well that the… 372 more words


Day 9 - Florence to Rome, including the Vatican City

Good start to the day!! The safety pins have survived the walk to the train station!! Now I have to catch two trains and a bus to my next destination in Rome 😀I should be arriving to the house I’m staying in by 13:30pm so hopefully I should have the rest of the afternoon to start exploring. 453 more words

Vatican Museum & St. Peters Square

We flew out Friday morning and got into Rome that afternoon. After checking into the hotel we headed towards St. Peter’s Square. On Friday nights in the summer The Vatican offers night tours of the Vatican Museum which I would highly recommend. 37 more words