"Stato della Citta del Vaticano" Vatican City by betako3
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This is the famous view of St. Peter's square you get from the top of the Basilica's cupola. It's a bit tilted in my picture, but the crowd at the top was great and it was really difficult to take a good one.
Actually it's funny to call St. Peter's square a 'square', since it seems so round, espacially if you stand near the obelisk in the middle of the colonade. Viewed from the top of the cupola that central point looks like the centre of the city.
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