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Peter, Paul and Harried

Thursday, June 29, 2017: Peter and Paul probably did not intend for their feast day to be celebrated this way: Spending hours online trying to undo plans made weeks in advance of our two-week trip to Italy. 651 more words


Let’s all meet in Rome

(Video caption: A street performer in Rome does her act when the light is red, then collects from drivers and pedestrians.)

Wednesday, June 28, 2017: … 1,056 more words


Spiral staircase, Vatican City

Spirals are one of the most fascinating occurrences in nature and have inspired artists and architects through time immemorial. Built in 1932, this is the new… 63 more words


Rome ~ 5 Handy Tips

We spent a couple of days in Rome, Italy and fell in love with all its chaotic, breathtaking splendour. The glorious historical sites, the most exquisite pasta dishes, the heady summer evenings where the streets are awash with the golden sunset light. 1,385 more words


How book the ticket for Vatican Museum

About Vatican Museum, to avoid queues, book your tickets at Vatican official site. Time your visit to reduce waiting. Wednesday mornings are good, afternoon is better than the morning, choosing lunch time is a smart idea. 65 more words

Avoid Queue

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


Gallery of Maps — Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Hallways

This is our entry in Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge: Hallways.

Here is part of the ceiling of the Gallery of Geographical Maps in the Vatican Museums. 163 more words