Basilica di San Marco
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Restaurant-bar that feels like a private members’ club.
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Basilica di San Marco information
The early 4th-century Basilica di San Marco stands over the house where St Mark the Evangelist is said to have stayed while in Rome. Its main attraction is the golden 9th-century apse mosaic.