Planning a trip to Vatican City and not sure what to see and do in the area? There are definitely no shortages of famous artwork, ancient Roman construction, monuments, and attractions. In this article, we'll detail what there is to see in and near the Vatican so you can plan the most memorable visit possible. Pro Tip: If you are heading to Rome consider bookmarking … [Read more...] about The 10 Most Famous Things to See Near the Vatican City
Planning to see the Sistine Chapel and want to know more about the masterpieces you'll be looking at? To help you add depth and meaning to your trip, we detail the top things to see in the Sistine Chapel and why they are so important. Pro Tip: Planning your visit to the Vatican in Rome? Bookmark this post in your browser so you can easily find it when you visit the … [Read more...] about 17 Things to See in the Sistine Chapel
Looking for a comprehensive guide to the Vatican Museums? This is likely the most elaborate free guide on the internet detailing the must-see treasures of the Vatican Museums. Written by a licensed Vatican tour guide, Brandon Shaw, this valuable resource contains everything you need to know and more about what to see at the Vatican and why it's important. Pro … [Read more...] about 62 Famous Artworks, Statues, and Things to See in the Vatican Museums
The Cabinet of the Masks is one of the many hidden treasures you can find at the Vatican Museum. Though many visit the Sistine Chapel and the Raphael Rooms on their trip to the enclave city, few visitors take the time to check out this amazing room. This makes it one of the best-hidden gems that you can include on your trip to the Vatican. History The story of the … [Read more...] about What is the Cabinet of the Masks? The Vatican’s Secret Chamber.
Spanning the reign of 20 popes and every famous Renaissance architect you can name, the St. Peter’s Basilica is the most important of the four major Basilica's in Rome which makes it the most important Catholic Church on Earth. It is also easily one of Rome’s most recognizable buildings. The Basilica’s elaborate dome reigns over the Eternal City’s skyline - a compass for … [Read more...] about 19 Astonishing Facts About St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome