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Is the Vatican City Worth it for Atheists?

September 28, 2016

I met a girl in Berlin who was 100% convinced I was pranking her when I said the Vatican City is a country. And to be honest, I don’t blame her. The Vatican City quite baffling for non-believers. It’s the smallest country in the world, it’s the home of the most famous living person on Earth (the Pope), it’s got the lowest birth-death ratio and the only country to have a dead language as their official language (latin). However, listing the weird facts about the Vatican is not what I’m here for, and pretending it’s a country when it isn’t for a lame prank totally isn’t my style. So let’s list the reasons why the Vatican City is still worth visiting, even if you’re not sold on catholicism. Continue Reading…