St Vitale Basilica
save place
Great Mosaics in San Vitale
The town of Ravenna is known for its several churches that contain fabulous works of art done in mosaics. St Vitale is one of them and probably the best known. This basilica was completed in the year 584 and displays an amazing celing and walls around it that are made up of millions of small mosaic tiles.
Have you been here? Share a tip or a photo with fellow travelers.
Mosaics galore
Like a jigsaw puzzle without instructions or pieces that match, a mosaic can be called something similar. The small tiles (around thumb size) are cut and placed to create outstanding works of art such as this one in the Basilica of San Vitale in Ravenna, Italy
Original open uri20140107 8139 1msf0zx?1389102321?ixlib=rails 0.3

Original baglioni cala del porto