The Pic of the Week is generally drawn from photos submitted to the Solo Travel Society Facebook Group, providing an opportunity for solo travelers to share with us a favorite photo from their travels.
This week, I’m sharing a photo that I took while on a tour of the Basilica di San Vitale in Ravenna, Italy a few days ago. Built in 548, the Byzantine mosaics are absolutely incredible. You can look in any direction – down to the floor, around at the walls, up to the arches or overhead at the dome – and gaze in awe at the craftsmanship and beauty.
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