Ravenna, the city of Byzantine Mosaics

Ravenna, the city of Byzantine Mosaics

Posted by on Sep 19, 2013 in Emilia Romagna, Italy, Ravena | No Comments

In 49BC, Julius Caesar assembled his troops in Ravenna for his famous march across the Rubicon River, an action that started a civil war and basically ended the Roman Republic. Caesar came in from France where he had just defeated Vercingetorix and the army of the Gaul at the Battle of Alesia in what is […]