Posts tagged with "StPeters"



Travel · 17 April 2017
What better way for my Easter blogpost than St. Peter's Basilica in Vatican City? St. Peter's Basilica is the Papal Basilica of Saint Peter in the Vatican. Situated in Italy's capital Rome it is a renaissance church and serves as papal enclave. The basilica is one of the largest churches in the world and one of the holiest sites for Catholicism. It got its name from the burial site of Saint Peter, one of the Apostles and the first Pope. Construction took around 120 years (1506 to 1626). The...