The Museo Nazionale is housed in the cloisters of a former Benedictine monastery. There’s a wealth of pottery, bronzes, icons and...
Mausoleo di Galla Placidia
In the same complex as Basilica di San Vitale, the small but equally incandescent Mausoleo di Galla Placidia was constructed for Galla...
Basilica di San Vitale
Sometimes, after weeks of trolling around dark Italian churches, you can lose your sense of wonder. Not here! The lucid mosaics that...
A wine bar that hums like a Friday-night pub, Cabiria is a local favourite, popular with the 30-something crowd.
Remember the days before TV chefs went viral, when hard-working cooks in white hats used to sit down with their diners and sip glasses...
Gruppo Mosaicisti information
Lonely Planet review
Runs mosaic courses catering to everyone from beginners to artists.