Forming the eastern flank of Piazza Duomo, the cathedral was built in 1086 but has since undergone various makeovers. The facade is 16th...
To the south of Ravello’s cathedral, a 14th-century tower marks the entrance to this villa, famed for its beautiful cascading gardens....
Once a flourishing religious centre with more than a hundred churches, Scala is now a sleepy place where the wind whistles through empty...
Ristorante Pizzeria Vittoria
Come here for exceptional pizza, with some 16 choices on the menu, including the Ravellese, with cherry tomatoes, mozzarella, basil and...
Piazza Duomo 9 · interesting places nearby
This very special place is ostensibly a cameo shop – and exquisite they are, too, crafted primarily out of coral and shell – but there's a treasure trove of a museum beyond the showroom. Even more of a treat is if cameo creator and shop founder Giorgio Filocamo is here to explain the background to such pieces as a 16th-century crucifix on a crystal cross, a mid-16th-century Madonna, a 3rd-century-AD Roman amphora, gorgeous tortoiseshell combs and some exquisite oil paintings.
Camo is the antithesis of the overpriced shops in the centre of Ravello, though you may think twice about the ethics of buying coral. Giorgio’s cameos have been commissioned by all kinds of well-known folk, including Hillary Clinton and actress Susan Sarandon.