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Saturday, March 21, 2015

Vatican City/Ватикан

Vatican City is an unusual place to visit. On one side, it is a sovereign country, but there are no official borders, so you walk through Rome and once you set a foot on the Saint Peter's square you are in a different country.

Ватикан -- довольно необычное место для посещения. С одной стороны это суверенное государство. С другой стороны здесь нет никаких официальных границ, и как только нога ступает на площадь Святого Петра, то человек оказывается в другом государстве.




While in the Vatican, it is worth visiting the Vatican Museums. There are many small museums there, but only one entry and it helps a lot to buy ticket online beforehand. The museums contain many interesting historic items and the interiors are pretty.

В Ватикане стоит посетить музеи (там много маленьких, но вход один, и билет стоит купить в интернете заранее), там много интересных исторических вещей и красивые интерьеры. 





Here is a view of St. Peter's Cathedral and the Vatican City. It's a state within a city, and that is what it looks like.

Вид на Собор Святого Петра и Ватикан. Вот так выглядит государство внутри города.



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