Sant'Apollinare Nuovo in una splendida giornata di sole... con la luna [ #ravenna #myRavenna]
Ancient medieval mansion, believed to be the home of Polentani. A marble stones recalls how Dante, their guest, I had lived here while staying in Ravenna.
Ravenna: Archiepiscopal Chapel - Detail of the vault
The convent of the Church of Santo Stefano degli Ulivi, actually headquarters of the municipal police in Piazza Mameli, welcomed Antonia, the poet's daughter. Antonia took vows as a Dominican nun with the name Suor Beatrice.
Mausoleum of Galla Placida - Ravenna, Italy, first half of the V century.
Basilica of Sant'Apollinare Nuovo Flickr by Gilberto Tortora http://www.turismo.ra.it/eng/Discover-the-area/Art-and-culture/Unesco-world-heritage/Basilica-of-Sant%27Apollinare-Nuovo [ #ravenna #myRavenna]
On rainy days like these, we try to warm up a bit with the intense colours of the landscape depicted in the apse of the Basilica of Sant'Apollinare in Classe, one of the jewels of the mosaic art in
Basilica minore di Sant'Apollinare in Classe, Ravenna - VI sec.
Cloister of the National Museum, Ravenna - Instagram by nicole_pasini
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia fényképe
The Baptistery was built in the small square of the church of the Holy Spirit (former Arian cathedral) at the end of the Century, when Theoderic had already consolidated his dominion and Arianism had become the official religion of the Court.
Neonian Baptistery Pic by Andrea bernabini [
Orange and blue with gray light: Galla Placidia, Ravenna, Italy
✮ Basilica of San Vitale, Ravenna, Italy. Tears ran down my cheeks when I saw the beautiful works of art.