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Separated at the Sistine Chapel!

I never dreamed (or had a nightmare) that when I finally got to see the famous Sistine Chapel, I would remember it more for what happened to pull me away from it than for the amazing artwork I saw inside … Continue reading

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The Vatican Museum: Opulence, Grandeur and Great Art

After strolling leisurely through the practically empty National Museum earlier in the day, it was an uncomfortable contrast to be herded like cattle through the extremely crowded Vatican Museum.  I hear it’s always crowded, though, so you just have to … Continue reading

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