What makes the Vatican City so very popular?
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…
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.
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…
The Secret of Vatican's Tower of Winds | Places To See In Your Lifetime
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.