Pope opening Holy Doors.

2025 Jubilee Year: How to Obtain a Plenary Indulgence

Catholic News Agency explains how to obtain a plenary indulgence for the 2025 Jubilee Year, both in Italy and at home. The Official Tourism Website of Italy

Loaded with excellent information for your next Italy trip.

The U.S. Embassy to the Holy See

Information for Americans about visiting the Vatican.

Prefecture of the Papal Household

Information on how to get tickets to papal events and papal audiences.

Vatican City State

Practical Information for visiting the Vatican.

Vatican Museums

Information on the Vatican’s museums, the collections, how to visit and get tickets.

Teresa’s Upcoming Trips Page

Visit Italy and Beyond!

Joan’s Rome & Vatican Insider

Vatican expert Joan Lewis highlights news and happenings from Rome and the Vatican.

W.I.N.E. and Shrine Italy Pilgrimage

Women in the New Evangelization’s tour of wineries and Catholic shrines.

T’s Italy Faith Resources

Resources on the Catholic faith to help you enjoy your Italian experience.

Italia! Magazine

My favorite magazine about Italy!

Exploring Italy: Fun & Fascinating Articles

Helpful articles for your next Italy trip.

Mass Schedules for Visiting Vatican Basilicas

Here is a great link from the American Parish in Rome regarding help with tickets for the Papal audience and good tips for visitors to the city.

English Mass Times in Rome

If you’re on your own and not with a pilgrimage group, finding Mass in English can seem daunting but there are actually quite a few choices across the Eternal City.

How to Get a Papal Blessing

I often receive requests from clients regarding obtaining a Papal blessing. Here is a good article with great information to help you navigate some of the red tape involved.

Rome and the Vatican: Guide 4 Pilgrims

This excellent little book by Kenneth & Elizabeth Nowell is one of my favorites on Rome. With amazing photos, great tips, a vast quantity of information and history on tons of tourist sites – and 12 walking tours planned out for you, this is a must-have guide when going to Rome.