Pictures of Pope Benedict XVI's farewell

Pope Benedict XVI leaves after greetings faithful from his summer residence of Castel Gandolfo, the scenic town where he will spend his first post-Vatican days and made his last public blessing as pope,Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013.   <span class=meta>(AP Photo/ Alessandra Tarantino)</span>
February 28, 2013 9:49:05 AM PST