Francesco 1st popularity is increasing every day, and literally hundred thousands of pilgrims and tourists gather in Piazza San Pietro to celebrate the new Pope.
The Yellow Bus in the picture belongs to the Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi, by far the biggest Italian tour operator with over 3 million “clients” per year (mostly catholic pilgrims).
But the interesting point for the savvy traveler is that the opera Romana Pellegrinaggi organizes the highest number of guided visits to st Peters basilica, the Vatican Museums and most of the Christian monuments and remains, and at the most competitive tariffs, since they are a Not for Profit organization.
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