Joe R's Ravenna, Italy
Duomo di Ravenna
Via Battistero 2
I visited the Duomo. It was a nice church built in the 18th century. Places like San Vitale are a to...
Theodoric's Mausoleum (Mausoleo di Teodorico)
Thoedoric's mausoleum was my only disappointment on my trip. I walked for a half hour to get to it. ...
Dante's tomb and Quadrarco of Braccioforte
Via Dante Alighieri 9
Dante's tomb is interesting. Don't be fooled by the ornate Mausoleum. Dante is not buried there. His...
Basilica di S. Giovanni Evangelista
The church is very pretty. There is a display of mosaics from the ancient floor. I sat in the back o...
This is really a great site which I almost stumbled upon. The Ivory throne of Maximian. The chapel o...
Battistero degli Ariani
Via degli Ariani 1
The Neonian Baptistry was run by the State of Italy, rather than the Roman Catholic Archdiocese whic...
Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi)
Via Gioacchino Rasponi
The Neonian baptistry was also a very beautiful place to visit, with beautiful mosaics. It was also ...
Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo
Via di Roma
The mosaics here were very touching. Along the walls there are Christian martyrs in white robes pres...
Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Classe
Via Romea Sud, 224 Classe (RA)
The church in Classe is available by a twenty minute ride on a city bus. Once again, the mosaics are...
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
Via San Vitale
It is a beautifully decorated tomb. The tomb is rich in early christian symbols. Like the Chi Rho wh...
Basilica San Vitale
Via San Vitale
The church of San Vitale is spectacular. It has the most beatiful mosaics you can imagine. It is ver...