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Ravenna

Ravenna

Top Sights to See in Ravenna near Venice include 8 UNESCO-listed sites and the tomb of Dante.

Top Sights to See in Ravenna near Venice include 8 UNESCO-listed sites and the tomb of Dante.

Ravenna was the capital of the Roman Empire for 150 years and the seat of Byzantine power in Italy for two centuries more. The city has eight UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Sites of early Christian monuments and Late Antiquity mosaics.

Ravenna was the capital of the Roman Empire for 150 years and the seat of Byzantine power in Italy for two centuries more. The city has eight UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Sites of early Christian monuments and Late Antiquity mosaics.

See the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia in Ravenna - a tomb for one of the most remarkable women from the Late Antiquity period and the loveliest starry sky ever produced?

See the Mausoleum of Galla Placidia in Ravenna - a tomb for one of the most remarkable women from the Late Antiquity period and the loveliest starry sky ever produced?

Visiting UNESCO-Listed Churches and Mosaics in Ravenna

Visiting UNESCO-Listed Churches and Mosaics in Ravenna

See the Neonian Baptistery - the oldest octagonal building in town - and the Archbishop's Chapel - the oldest private Christian oratory in the existence - in Ravenna. And, of course, mosaics.

See the Neonian Baptistery - the oldest octagonal building in town - and the Archbishop's Chapel - the oldest private Christian oratory in the existence - in Ravenna. And, of course, mosaics.

See the Arian Baptistery in Ravenna

See the Arian Baptistery in Ravenna

See the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo in Ravenna

See the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo in Ravenna

See the Basilica of San Vitale in Ravenna for the largest and best-preserved Byzantine mosaics outside Istanbul and the only church that has survived mostly unaltered in the Justinian style.

See the Basilica of San Vitale in Ravenna for the largest and best-preserved Byzantine mosaics outside Istanbul and the only church that has survived mostly unaltered in the Justinian style.

The Mausoleum of Theodoric in Ravenna  is a unique monument and the only existing tomb of a "barbarian" king from the Late Antiquity period.

The Mausoleum of Theodoric in Ravenna is a unique monument and the only existing tomb of a "barbarian" king from the Late Antiquity period.


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The absolutely stunning Basillica San Vitale in Revenna, Italt. How is that I have missed this on past trips???? The Basilica of San Vitale is a church in Ravenna, Italy and one of the most important examples of early Christian Byzantine art and architecture in western Europe. It is one of eight Ravenna structures inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List.  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basilica_of_San_Vitale

The absolutely stunning Basillica San Vitale in Revenna, Italt. How is that I have missed this on past trips???? The Basilica of San Vitale is a church in Ravenna, Italy and one of the most important examples of early Christian Byzantine art and architecture in western Europe. It is one of eight Ravenna structures inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Basilica_of_San_Vitale

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The #Oceanarium - #Bournemouth #Attractions

Ravenna, Italy

Ravenna, Italy

Chiesa San Francesco - Ravenna, Italy

Ravenna's Lost Canals and Their History

Chiesa San Francesco - Ravenna, Italy

Ravenna, Italy 10th-century Bell Tower, 38.5 meters high

Ravenna, Italy 10th-century Bell Tower, 38.5 meters high

Italy ,Ravenna ,planet capital of mosaic masters ,

Italy ,Ravenna ,planet capital of mosaic masters ,

cerimonia annuale, nella ricorrenza della morte di Dante, per l'offerta dell'olio al sepolcro da parte del comune di Firenze

cerimonia annuale, nella ricorrenza della morte di Dante, per l'offerta dell'olio al sepolcro da parte del comune di Firenze

Flower Shop in Ravenna, Italy

Flower Shop in Ravenna, Italy

Ravenna

Ravenna

Turistic Port of Marina di Ravenna - Italy

Turistic Port of Marina di Ravenna - Italy

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