Private Vatican Tours 2019

The Vatican may be the smallest country in the world by both size and population (about 1,000 people live on 110 acres), but is also one of the richest in history and as such it has plenty to offer to its visitors. Vatican City is the last remnant of once powerful Papal States, established in … Read more

Pope Francis Biography

Pope Francis holds a number of firsts for Catholic Church: he is the first Jesuit pope, the first from the Americas, the first from the Southern Hemisphere, and the first pope from outside Europe since the 8th century. He is also the first Pope to visit the Arabian Peninsula. Pope Francis was born December 17, … Read more

What is the Vatican Throne?

Cathedra Petri The Chair of Saint Peter, or the Cathedra Petri in Latin, is also known as the Throne of Saint Peter. It is a Christian relic kept safe in the St. Peter’s Basilica in Vatican City, which is the sovereign enclave of the Pope within the capital city of Italy, Rome. This throne is … Read more

A Guide for Shopping Vatican Jewelry and Souvenirs

One of the most exciting places on this planet of ours is definitely Rome. A cradle of civilization, a city filled with history, a city so big that you’ll need days and days to explore it. There are so many historical landmarks, touristic attractions, museums that you can visit. And one of the most interesting … Read more