Day 15 - Vatican September 12th 2015 Another early start today for the Vatican. Up at 6:00 to make sure we met the tour group at 7:55 for the skip the line tour.
A sound check with the “whisper” machines and in we go for the walk through the museum. All of the masters are here, Rafael, Michaelangelo, Caravaggio, Botticelli, Leonardo & Donatello.
We were just awestruck with looking at these great works of art and this is jus ... read more
Europe » Vatican City Popes in their secular role ruled portions of the Italian peninsula for more than a thousand years until the mid 19th century, when many of the Papal States were seized by the newly united Kingdom of Italy. In 1870, the pope's holdings were further c... ... read more