The Vatican (IT – Italy)

Vatican City officially Vatican City State is an independent city-state enclaved within Rome, Italy. It is the smallest state in the world and is 0,44km2. It is the seat of the Catholic Church and is also the papal residence. 

Its construction began with the basilica built over St. Peter’s grave in the 4th century AD. It was only established as an independent state in 1929. There are 11 Vatican Museums inside the city and is home to the famous Michelangelo’s Sistine Chapel. 

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