pope Francesco

Francesco: a Superstar pope with Humble beginnings

When visiting Rome, The Vatican City is bound to be number one on your must see list. An independent sovereign state since 1929, with its own stamps, train station and its own national anthem. The state also has its very own police force known as the famous “Swiss Guards”. Since...

Till 10 years? Can’t wait the next Jubilee to see Rome. Do it now

The first came in 1300; the last in 2000. They are jubilee years, special celebrations of pilgrimage and pardons that have occurred only 26 times in the history of the Catholic Church. The 27th begins on De. 8, 2015 and runs through Nov. 20, 2016, declared the Holy Year of Mercy...