Top 5 ​Surprising Facts About the Vatican​

Top 5 ​Surprising Facts About the Vatican​

Vatican City, the smallest sovereign state in the world, home of the pope, is a country shrouded in opulence and mystery. What kind of a place actually has Latin as an official language? Yup, Pope Francis just chills in Saint Peter’s Basilica all day, waxing his popemobile, fretting about Vatican City’s weirdly high crime rate. (Or, at least, that’s what we like to imagine.)

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12 thoughts on “Top 5 ​Surprising Facts About the Vatican​

  1. in my country every child learns basic Latin for one year in public schools.
    some continue Latin in high-school, depending on the high-schools’ profile

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