The World’s Smallest Country: Vatican City

Vatican City

I always wanted to visit the Vatican City to see the smallest country in the world and the set of famous movies like The Da Vinci Code and Twilight series (among others). The Vatican City was never one of my top must see destinations, although I wanted to see it if the opportunity arose. Being in Rome made visiting the Vatican possible due to the vicinity of the city’s border within Rome. I loved Vatican City more than I expected to. That’s my favorite part of traveling! Opening myself up to opportunities allows me the opportunity to experience things I otherwise might not expect based on prior assumptions and misconceptions. My informative guided tour within the city’s walls enabled me to learn more about European history and to put things into perspective. Continue reading