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How to visit the Vatican gardens in Rome

How do I visit the Vatican Gardens?

The Vatican gardens are a sumptuous oasis away from the hustle and bustle, enjoyed by popes over many centuries. Visitors can stroll the beautifully curated and maintained gardens, usually with a guide. Here’s how. What are the Vatican Gardens? The

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La Pietà by Jaime Estrada

La Pietà

Michelangelo’s “Pity” can take you by surprise with the raw emotions it conveys. The grief of a mother cradling her adult son’s violently broken body is a language that outstrips its religious origins, and speaks to the viewer on a universal human level.

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Where are the best views of Rome?

Rightly famed for its beautiful vistas and viewpoints, we present the best places to gaze over and photograph the roofs and domes of Rome going back two thousand years. Including some angles that nobody else would think of.

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How to visit the mosque in Rome

It may surprise visitors to Rome, given the city’s intensely Catholic history, that the city also boasts another significant place of worship dedicated to a different religion of middle-eastern origin. Just as St Peter’s basilica is the largest church in

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