If ever a theatre was set to upstage the actors, it's the 18th-century Teatro Bibiena. Its design is highly unusual: a bell-shaped four...
Rotonda di San Lorenzo
South of the Basilica di Sant’Andrea, across 15th-century colonnaded Piazza delle Erbe, is the 11th-century Romanesque Rotonda di San...
Piazza delle Erbe
Once the location of the town's vegetable market, Piazza delle Erbe is Mantua's most lively piazza. Its 13th-century Palazzo della...
All of Mantua passes through Caravatti at some point during the day for coffee, spritz or Signor Caravatti’s 19th-century aperitif of...
For gastronomic cuisine par excellence, Grifone’s damask tablecloths and heavy silverware – not to mention the plates of local salami...
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