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The Painted Bench

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Interior da Basílica de São Pedro na Cidade do Vaticano, em Roma, Lazio, Itália.

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The beautiful land of Vatican is an exotic territory. It is sovereign and bears the historical niches from the days of the yore. It is not only beautiful but also domineering since the history of R…

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Cathedral Notre-Damn de Paris

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Swiss Guard kneels during Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica

Swiss Guard kneels during Mass inside St. Peter's Basilica

A Vatican Swiss Guard salutes Pope Francis holding his skull-cap as he leaves after the morning session of a two-week synod on family issues at the Vatican, Monday, Oct. 6, 2014. Francis has urged bishops to speak their minds about contentious issues like contraception, gays, marriage and divorce at the start of the meeting aimed at making the church's teaching on family matters relevant to today's Catholics. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)

Photos of the day - October 6, 2014

A bottom view of the new 1st floor of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, an actress stands behind a mirror in the new section 'Scream' at Madame Tussauds in Berlin and Tibetan monk holds a mala as he listens to the teachings of Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama at the Main Tibetan Tsuglagkhang Temple at McLeod Ganj near Dharamsala, India are some of the photos of the day. (AP/EPA/GettyReuters)Find more news related pictures in our photo galleries and follow us on Tumblr.

This church is unassuming looking on the outside. Once inside you are ovewhemled with its beaut The blue ceiling grabs you attention and provides a richness that has to be seen in person. The church's name derives from the fact that the first Christian church structure on the site was built directly over the ruins or foundations of a temple dedicated to the Egyptian goddess Isis, which had been erroneously ascribed to the Greco-Roman goddess Minerva. While many other medieval churche...
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Week 14 Rome - Santa Maria sopra Minerva

This church is unassuming looking on the outside. Once inside you are ovewhemled with its beaut The blue ceiling grabs you attention and provides a richness that has to be seen in person. The church's name derives from the fact that the first Christian church structure on the site was built directly over the ruins or foundations of a temple dedicated to the Egyptian goddess Isis, which had been erroneously ascribed to the Greco-Roman goddess Minerva. While many other medieval churches in…

Ponte Sant'Angelo and St. Peter's Basilica, Rome
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Guardia Svizzera Pontificia

Guardia Svizzera Pontificia

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Tower of Winds is in Vatican Palace. Built in 1580 the hall has a special purpose: it was made to proceed with astronomical studies and reform the Calender.

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Tower of Winds is in Vatican Palace. Built in 1580 the hall has a special purpose: it was made to proceed with astronomical studies and reform the Calender.

Guardia Svizzera 1 by Artbysai on DeviantArt

Guardia Svizzera 1 by Artbysai on DeviantArt

Guardia Svizzera 1 by Artbysai on DeviantArt

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Victorinox Spartan & Signature Pontifical Swiss Guards Rome