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Things you didn't know about the Vatican and the Popes of history

By Zeleb.es of Showbizz Daily | Slide 2 of 18: To elect a new Pope, the Cardinals meet in a conclave, where they are isolated from the rest of the world. This tradition, made to avoid political pressure, has existed since the 13th century.

The cloister of the Cardinals

To elect a new Pope, the Cardinals meet in a conclave, where they are isolated from the rest of the world. This tradition, made to avoid political pressure, has existed since the 13th century.

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