September 7, 2013

St. Peter's Square, Rome

Photograph by Zuder, laif/Redux

Tourists fill St. Peter's Square, the plaza fronting St. Peter's Basilica at the Vatican. Bike riders have an advantage in Rome, where crowded streets often snarl traffic.

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