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St. Peter's Pope election

Sleeping in St. Peter’s for the election of the new Pope

Rome in the coming days will be literally overrun by the faithful throughout the world but also attracted by the merely curious historical event which Pope Benedict XVI saw. St. Peter is preparing to welcome a crowd that consists of television crews and people from around the world for a few days. There are barricades […]

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The Colosseum of Rome

What to do in Rome for New Year’s Eve 2012 and the coming days

If you pass through Rome in this period, here are a couple of ideas with the activities not to be missed! Firstly, enjoy dinner at beautiful restaurants during December 31 of 2012 and secondly take a run at Rome marathon, 10 km around the symbolic places of the city starting from the Avenue of the […]

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Rome - Catacombe Di Domitilla

The catacombs of Rome

The Catacombs of Rome are cemeteries found underground which were used by Christian and Jewish. There are quite a number of Christian catacombs and excavation begun only in the second century. Before it was just a burial place where people gather to hold funeral and celebrate anniversaries of the dead. While Christians were prosecuted, it […]

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