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Embassy addresses in Vatican City

Most visits to the Vatican City are trouble-free but you should be aware of the global risk of indiscriminate international terrorist attacks, which could be against civilian targets, including places frequented by foreigners.

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Overview of Vatican

Officially name: Stato della Città del Vaticano (State of the City of the Vatican)

Capital: Vatican City

Official language: Italian

Government: Ecclesiastical, sacerdotal-monarchical

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Tourist Spots in Vatican City

Sistine Chapel

The Sistine Chapel, which is located at the Apostolic Palace, is popular for housing historic items like the paintings created by famous artists such as Sandro Botticelli and Michelangelo.

Some of the paintings displayed in the chapel are The Temptation of Christ and the Scenes from the Life of Moses. Other popular paintings featured in this tourist destination are the Last Judgment and the Ancestors of Christ.