Christian Rome

Rome has 4 major basilicas: St. Peter, St. Paul outside the Walls, St. John in Lateran and St. Mary Major. They’re all open daily . Free admission. Other important churches: St Clement: a church on three levels. An upper church dating back to 12th century which was built over the previous basilica of the 4th which at his own turnContinue reading “Christian Rome”

The Vatican City

The Vatican is a huge area that comprises the Basilica of Saint Peter’s, the Vatican Museums , the Sistine Chapel, the Gardens , the Necropolis , the Pope’s Palace and other buildings not open to the general public. A basic tour of the Vatican including the Museums highlights, the Sistine Chapel is 3 hrs long. All toursContinue reading “The Vatican City”