The "Holy Lawnmower" and other tales from Vatican City. Day 8 Part I


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March 8th 2008
Published: April 20th 2008
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Rome - Day 8 - Vatican -- March 8 ---PART I To say that the Vatican is amazing would be an understatement. It was the single best, most incredible thing I have ever seen, or probably will ever see. It had been a dream of mine over the course of the last two years to see the Vatican. Literally a dream. There was nothing I wanted more than to see the museums, the paintings, the sculptures, and to ... Read Full Entry



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looks like we aren't the only ones who want to see the inside of this amazing church
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interior

no amount of pictures can capture the magnitude of this cathedral. It is, simply put, amazing, architecturly and spiritually.
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Michelangelo's Pieta

Michelangelo carved "Michelangelo Buonarroti, Floretine made it" on the sash running across Mary's breast. It is the only piece of work he ever signed. Of course, you cant really see that here, it is blurry and it was behind a glass case
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me and Jay

the things you see in our ears are the ear pieces we had to have in order to hear Francesca



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