Mirage

XVI Traversa 9, Cervia, Emilia-Romagna, 48016, Italy | Hotel
Searching for availability...
*Prices above are provided by partners for one room, double occupancy and do not include all taxes and fees. Please see our partners for full details.
 

Travel Blogs from Cervia

Ravenna , mosaics and marble

A travel blog entry by petkatravels

11

... so crowded the driver did not take any fares!He had more English than we had Italian, but we did learn that Italy had a referendum and will not have nuclear power!
The mosaics in the churches in Ravenna are certainly magnificent! The photos should speak for themselves.
I must say the marble inlays, colours and patterns in the floors are really wonderful. It is easy to forget to admire what ...

Dungeons and Kidnappers

A travel blog entry by wanderlustgirl1

48

... of my kidnappers are attached to this entry. All night I kept waking up in a panic thinking someone was banging down my door. Turns out I'm still here, and hours away from where that happened. I'm hoping they were just some weirdos trying to annoy tourists or something, but Sydney and I were so freaked out yesterday!

That little fiasco didn't ruin the day though, it was filled with laughter, adventure, and Italy!!!
...

Crossing borders ...

A travel blog entry by clgs

2
21

We awoke this morning to thick fog in the valley, low cloud and rain! Welcome to Umbria! Being astute people we decided a day by the pool wasn't likely to be on the cards for today so decided to forsake Italy altogether and try a different country! So, after a pleasant breakfast in the dining room we loaded up the FIAT 500L and set forth for the Most Serene Republic of San Marino ...

More mosaics

A travel blog entry by tandlwilkins

5

Another lovely sunny day! We set out to see the remaining 3 places with early mosaics but were distracted on the way by a market in a piazza. Our first stop was the Arian Baptistry - very similar to the Neonian Baptistry we went to yesterday but built by the heretic Arian sect a few years later. Whilst the skill of the mosaics was fine, the figures were a little crude and simple in comparison. Next was the church ...

Wonderful mosaics

A travel blog entry by tandlwilkins

6

Fortified by a yummy breakfast we set out to visit 5 places with outstanding mosaics - all dating from the 4th to 6th centuries AD. They are mostly UNESCO World Heritage sites and it is incredible that they have survived. The first was the Basilica di San Vitale which was built 15 years before Hagia Sofia in Istanbul and was a model for it. It really set the standard for all the mosaics we saw today - spectacular in the Byzantine style of stylised figures and symbolic motifs. Next ...

Location

This hotel is located on XVI Traversa 9, Cervia.
Map this hotel
 

TripAdvisor Reviews Mirage Cervia

4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

Other places to stay in Cervia