Top 8 Tips for Exploring Vatican City

Rome is one of the most visited countries in the world, and a tour to RomeĀ is incomplete without seeing the majestic Vatican City. It may be a small city, but in terms of history, it has so much to offer. With all sorts of contemporary art pieces, a walk around the Vatican museums will put … Read more

Is the Vatican built on Peter’s grave?

St. Peter’s Basilica This marvelous building in the Vatican was designed by Michelangelo, Donato Bramante, Carlo Maderno and Gian Lorenzo Bernini, and therefore, it is the most renowned work of the Renaissance architecture movement as well as the largest church in the world. Although it is not the mother church of the Catholic faith nor … Read more

What is the largest church in the world?

Throughout history, various peoples have tried to build shrines and other similar building to various deities and thus express the veneration to them and their religion. This has been present throughout history and it was most prominent in Christianity and from the time when it became recognized as the official religion in the Roman Empire. … Read more