Agriturismo Antica Fonte

57016 Rosignano Marittimo LI, Italia, Rosignano Marittimo, Tuscany, 57016, Italy | Ranch
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Travel Blogs from Rosignano Marittimo

Ravenna , mosaics and marble

A travel blog entry by petkatravels

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... the privilege of walking over.
The museum had an amazing marble calendar for calculating the Easter dates..........The other postcard we purchased was from the chapel of St Andrew.I cannot for the life of me remember the history of things so will just have to put in as many photos as possible.
Peter bought a bottle of vodka for 6euro and is keeping up his vitamin c with the orange juice ...

Dungeons and Kidnappers

A travel blog entry by wanderlustgirl1

48

... some people riding horses tied them up and ate lunch here, it was like an adventurer magnet. After lunch we continued up the mountain by car, and then hiked up a cliff to the Fortress of San Leo. Of the castles I've seen since I've been here, this was by far the coolest and by far the most disturbing. For much of its existence it has been used as a prison, so there were prison cells everywhere, hanging cages, and there was even ...

Crossing borders ...

A travel blog entry by clgs

2
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... o). A two hour drive from here over windy mountain roads San Marino is perched high on a spectacular mountain/cliff face overlooking the Italian coastal city of Rimini. The main features of the place seem to be ancient fortifications and weaponry. There is a weapons museum in one of the old towers and among the souvenirs, restaurants and handbag sellers in the town we spotted one or two gun ...

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

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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 ...

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