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8
March
2019

Why are marble sculptures so important in Italy?

The Vatican city’s museums and galleries are bursting with astonishing marble sculptures. It has been one of the most popular […]

6
March
2019

When was St Peter’s Basilica Built?

St Peter’s Basilica is the world’s largest and most famous Catholic church in existence. A basilica is a very significant […]

5
March
2019

How many people live in Vatican City?

Renowned for its incredible art, iconic structures, and rich culture, some may forget this spectacular city is also known as […]

1
March
2019

What Does the Arch of Titus represent?

There are only two remaining arches left from the ancient world of the Roman Empire. The Arch of Titus is […]

25
February
2019

Why is the Sistine Chapel so important?

Italy’s most treasured landmark lies in the heart of Vatican City; The Sistine Chapel. It brings millions of travellers to […]

16
February
2019

A detailed description of the Sistine Chapel’s Ceiling

The Sistine Chapel is one of the most visited locations in all of Europe. Home to the famous fresco ceiling […]

4
February
2019

How do they choose who will be Pope?

There have been an endless number of Popes through Rome’s history, 266 to be exact. Some reigned for long, some […]

25
January
2019

The Rise and Fall of the Roman Empire

The Roman Empire is an ancient civilisation and one of history’s most legendary empires throughout the ages. It was a […]

27
December
2018

How did the Vatican Gardens Begin?

The exclusive gardens of the Vatican are a tranquil paradise away from the crowds. They make up a third of […]

27
December
2018

Why you should know the History of Rome before visiting the Roman Forum?

The History of Rome has been one of the most influential to the modern world, most particularly the Roman Empire […]

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