Month of December is special for me. And my husband. We were married in this month. 10 years ago.
Thus last year as a celebration of our first decade together (whew that sounds like ….weird haha! in a positive way ) and spoiled ourselves a bit by going to Rome for a few days. It was both our first time in the city and certainly will not be the last since we both fell in love with all those fantastic Roman structures..both old and new.
The Papal Basilica of Saint Peter (Latin: Basilica Sancti Petri), officially known in Italian as the Basilica Papale di San Pietro in Vaticano and commonly known as St. Peter’s Basilica, is located within the Vatican City. St. Peter’s Basilica has the largest interior of any Christian church in the world, holding 60,000 people.[ It is the symbolic “Mother church” of the Catholic Church and is regarded as one of the holiest Christian sites. It has been described as “holding a unique position in the Christian world” and as “the greatest of all churches of Christendom“. In Catholic tradition, it is the burial site of its namesake Saint Peter, who was one of the twelve apostles of Jesus and, according to tradition, first Bishop of Rome and therefore first in the line of the papal succession. continue reading here