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If there's something you really want to see, go there first

There’s an old saying: don’t put off for tomorrow what can be done today. I learned the sad effect of not heeding this sage advice when, on my first visit to Rome, I missed out on the inside of  584 more words

Europe

Photo of the Week: Spiraled

Vatican City

Surprisingly, one of the most photographed pieces at the Vatican museum is not one of the numerous artworks, but this double helix staircase, located at the exit of the museum.  84 more words

Travel

Rome-ing in Rome

Home to some of the most beautiful, awe inspiring pieces of art, Italy is a must when site seeing in Europe. From amazing gelato, breathtaking views, and even better wine, you must make time to stop in Rome on your adventure. 550 more words

Travel

She-Devil in Vatican City

The entire trip to Italy came about with the arrival of Jorge Bergoglio, aka Pope Francis, the first Latino to hold the papal office.  Considering my obsession with all things Spanish-related and my Catholic faith, I knew this was a sign to head to Vatican City.  1,149 more words

Europe

Vatican Ceiling...

I know I have posted a few of these, but I still marvel at how incredible the artwork is… A real feast for the photographer… 17 more words

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The Vatican City: All roads lead to Rome

Unlike day I, for day II in Rome we were headed to the Vatican City and had booked skip the line entrance tickets to the… 1,248 more words

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