Piecing together Ravenna’s mosaic of attractions

Detail of the apse of Sant' Apollinare in Classe

Is Ravenna the best place to live in Italy?Despite being recently voted "Best Place to Live in Italy" by a leading newspaper Il Sole 24 ore, proud possessor of 8 UNESCO sites, burial place of Dante and home to Byron for a couple of years, Ravenna is strangely neglected by tourists. Distinctive … [Read more...]

Tour Routes in Italy

Suggested Tour Routes to make the best of your holiday in ItalyA Suggested Route around Italy A comprehensive tour of Italy would take a long time, and if limited to the usually visited sights would omit many interesting experiences. However, here is my offering, and I'd say this was a 24 day … [Read more...]