✮ The Sistine Chapel, Italy - no sure whether to put this in travel or art - surely there is no more beautiful art than the Sistine Chapel itself (not to mention the amazing art it contains. Breathtaking and inspiring. I love Italy, and sing in Italian, of course, especially when I do opera.
Olympics: Day 4 - U.S. gymnasts, from left to right, Gabrielle Douglas, Alexandra Raisman, Jordyn Wieber and McKayla Maroney watch the screen moments before the results were declared during the Artistic Gymnastic women's team final at the 2012 Summer Olympics, Tuesday, July 31, 2012, in London. Team U.S. won the gold medal. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)