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Destination: Vatican City

Official Name: Vatican City State Established: 1929 (Lateran Treaty)  Population: 825 (2019 estimate) Religion: 100% Catholic Language: Italian Capital: Vatican City Order of Visit: Eighteenth   First Visit: 12 June 2006 Last Visit: 12 June 2006 Duration: 1 Day Visit Highlights:  Sistine … Continue reading

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World Trip 2006: Day 76 – Rome, Italy and The Vatican, Vatican City State

Monday 12 June 2006 Highlights: Vatican Museums, Sistine Chapel, Michelangelo’s amazing ‘Book of Genesis’, Raphael’s genius seen in ‘School of Athens, St Peter’s Basilica, Piazza San Pietro Today was my tour of the Vatican City which officially is the world’s … Continue reading

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