TIL Many Romans, distrustful of the unreliable Italian post office, make weekly trips to the Vatican just to post their important letters.

Read more: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Postage_stamps_and_postal_history_of_Vatican_City#Today

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  1. Does the Vatican Post Office handle mail outside of the Vatican? If you’re posting a letter from Rome to Milan, for example, doesn’t the Vatican post just hand the letter off to the Italian post?

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