If you are looking for an interesting place in Italy, Ravenna should be your city of choice. Located in the southeast corner of the North Italy, the map of Ravenna gives an impressive view of the 5th-6th century Byzantine mosaic architecture. Right from its ornately decorated walls, churches, monuments to the remaining of Roman sites, museums; everything has the influence of mosaic in its design. Such architecture has actually made Ravenna as the 8th UNESCO World Heritage Sites and has also achieved a name of ‘the city of mosaic’. Besides, this city is also the perfect place to taste authentic food of Emilia-Romagna region.
When you travel to Ravenna, make sure you see the age old gold, emerald and sapphire masterpieces, Dante’s tomb and the rubbles where the locals used to hide their urn during World War II to prevent them from getting damaged. You are sure going to be in loss of words seeing the magnificent sight of this heritage.