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For anyone who has looked up in awe at the sparkling golden mosaics on the domes of St. Mark’s in Venice, I invite you to make a beeline for Ravenna. This city’s Byzantine mosaics are said to be some of the finest anywhere on earth, and they don’t disappoint. Two […]

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One of the highlights of many a trip to Venice is staring at the sparkling mosaics on the inside of St. Mark’s Basilica domes – so if you like those mosaics, you’ll want to book a stop in Ravenna. This city in Emilia-Romagna is known for having some of the […]

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Italofile has posted their “What’s On” list for September, and one of them looks interesting to me: Ravenna is home to a Dante festival running throughout September, called Settembre Dantesco. Italofile notes that the festival’s programs are “geared towards fluent Italian speakers,” but as far as I’m concerned any time […]

Ravenna Hosts Dante Festival in September