if you pass there you must see the Scala sainta, the basilica it self is very beautiful and deserve a visit
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Free entrance to this and well worth a visit as the decor inside is stunning. Near a very busy roundabout so watch out if crossing roads!
WOW! Probably the most amazing church we visited last week (St. Peter's is in a different class). From the Bronze doors taken from the ancient Roman Senate to the frescoes, paintings, mosaics, tile work and pure majesty of the building...blown away. DO NOT MISS.
An unforgettable basilica(church). It is enourmos big with huge paintings, statues and altars. There many different small places where you can quiet down. Must see
As churches go, this one is amazing. It is the cathedral of Rome, therefore the Pope's church (as bishop of Rome). Apart from St Peter's this is the most stunning church I have visited.
Known as the mother of all churches in Rome, San Giovanni in Laterano did not disappoint. One of the oldest Basilicas and it was stunning. Security bag check on entry. Well worth a visit.
When you visit the St. John Basilica of St John Lateran, you should remember: St. John Lateran is considered as first among the basilicas in Rome with the title of "Archbasilica" and is the seat of the Bishop of Rome. The other basilicas in Rome...More
One of a kind art history. Not one for "art museums" - however the magnificence of beauty here was breathtaking. Do go in.
Few people know that this is by importance the Nr.1 Church in Rome and Catholic world. It is the oldest one of 4 Papal Churches in Rome, and this is the Rome's Cathedral, the seat of Roman Diocese. Therefore, it's superior in terms of importance...More