Bernini’s Baldacchino

Bernini’s Baldacchino

Gian Lorenzo Bernini’s Baldacchino is a monumental canopy above the altar of St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome.  The Baldacchino, commissioned by Pope Urban VIII in … Read More

St. Peter's Chair

St. Peter’s Chair

St. Peter’s Chair, also known as the Cathedra Petri, is a prominent symbol of the Catholic Church and rests in St. Peter’s Basilica in Rome, … Read More

St. Peter’s Altar

St. Peter’s Altar

The altar in St. Peter’s Basilica, located in the Vatican City in Rome, Italy, is a central feature of the basilica and a significant place … Read More

Rome tourist pass

Rome Tourist Pass

If you’re planning a Rome expedition and want to explore the most famous attractions then a Rome Tourist Card is a fantastic option for you.  … Read More

St. Peter Square

St. Peter’s Square

St. Peter’s Square is the large plaza in front of St. Peter’s Basilica.  The square derives its name from St. Peter, one of the apostles … Read More