The Windows of the Vatican

“The Vatican takes your breath away.” – Joe Elliott

The St Peter’s Basilica is a Renaissance style church located in the Vatican City in Rome. It is the iconic symbol of the Vatican and is one of the most spectacular buildings in Rome. The city is guarded by the Vatican Swiss guards, who also act as bodyguards to the Pope.

Monday Windows

Here in one of these windows, I believe on the top floor on the right side of the building, the Pope comes out and waves to the people of the St Peter’s Square and gives his blessing.

Here are some of the windows around the Vatican.

4 Comments Add yours

  1. lolaWi says:

    another glimpse of the past, Techie! thank you! until we can travel again…. 🙂 🙂

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    1. Teresa says:

      Yes, I know Wi. Nakaka miss na yalaga.


  2. Ludwig says:

    Wonderful photos. Grand views. I see there is still a touch of Michelangelo in the guard’s uniform. Thank you!

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    1. Teresa says:

      Thanks Ludwig.

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