Updated by Sebastian Muster on 03/12/13 17:46
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The Corridors & Bibliotheque
Vatican City, Vatican

Julius II an his architect Donato Bramante had the idea to connect the buildings in the North of St. Peter’s, adding two longitudinal wings around a magnificent courtyard - Hall of Ligorio on the West and Corridor of Bramante to the East.

The Biblioteca Apostolica was founded in 1451 and permantly enlarged thereafter. Sixtus V built the wing to the Belvedere Courtyard including the large reading hall.
With 50.000 manuscripts, 7.000 incunabula, thousands of prints and more than one million books it is one of the most significant libraries in the world.

At the North end of that impressive and huge building you will find the entrance to the Vatican Museums.

See more on our fully downloadable Friends The Gaymap, edition Vatican City

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Updated by Sebastian Muster on 03/12/13 15:45
The Sistine Chapel
Vatican City, Vatican
Named after Sixtus IV della Rovere (1471-84) as a new hall for papal court assemblies. Well known Florentine artists were asked to do the inside paintings. The completion of the chapel’s decoration was made by Giuliano della Rovere, nephew of Sixtus IV and later pope Julius II. Michelangelo Buonarotti was the one to fresc the vault (1508-1512), which is the most important painting cycle in the world. Twenty years later Michelangelo also did the todays’ famous painting of ‘The Last Judgement’.
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Updated by arosa on 01/20/15 01:16
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Arosa Gay Ski Week<br>Switzerland
Arosa Switzerland 7050

Welcome to the 12th Annual of the Arosa Gay Ski Week!

Europe's favorite and highly popular Ski Pride takes place at Arosa, which rests right at the top of a 6,000-foot Swiss valley.

Whether you are a skier, a snowboarder or even a non skier, join us and experience an incredible week full of fun and unforgettable memories and make new friends from all over the world.

Spend the day enjoying the slopes, ski back to your room with a Swiss mister, or simply go to check out the parties. Always sunny, always snowing, it sounds too good to be true because it probably is: hurry up before you miss it!

We will welcome you for our 13th Annual,  from January 10 - 17, 2016 with one of Switzerland's biggest ski area: 225km of slopes.


See you in Arosa,
- Hitsch, Valérie, Alex  and your Arosa Gay Ski Week Team

Event Date(s):
From 10.01.2016 To 17.01.2016
every day
Internet: Website
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