Touring the Vatican with kids – hidden gems to explore
Sistine Chapel after hours

Touring the Vatican with kids – hidden gems to explore

Welcome to The Vatican, the world’s smallest sovereign state, established in 1929. It’s the modern version of the papal fiefdom that ruled Rome and much of central Italy before Italy was unified in the mid-19th century

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Touring Kyoto with locals and on bikes: seeing more than temples
Wacky scarecrows guard a rice paddy in Kyoto

Touring Kyoto with locals and on bikes: seeing more than temples

Kyoto is famous for its Shinto shrines and Buddhist temples. This morning, we’re cycling a 14-mile loop with Kyoto Cycling Tour Project with stops at the Golden Pavilion and Ryoanji Temple with its world-famous rock garden – two of the city’s and Japan’s top tourist attractions.

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Combining religion, education and culture at the Indy Children’s Museum
Astronaut Dave Wolf floating with Menorah Santa Clause Chris tree on MIR

Combining religion, education and culture at the Indy Children’s Museum

The Children’s Museum of Indianapolis, the largest children’s museum in the world, hopes to inspire children—and their families—to think about religion in new ways with the opening of National Geographic Sacred Journeys on Aug 29.

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