18 most beautiful Byzantine monuments in Athens

March 20, 2017 seenplaces 0

The 11 th and the 12 th centuries are thought to be the Golden Age of Athens’ Byzantine Art. Most of the better known and more important byzantine churches of Athens were built in these two centuries as part of a Christian reconstruction following the campains of Emperor Basil II […]

Athens: A pedestrian exploration plan

March 20, 2017 seenplaces 0

Athens, having been inhabited since the Neolithic age, is considered Europe’s historical capital. During its long, everlasting and fascinating history the city reached its zenith in the 5th century BC when its values and civilization acquired a universal signifiance and glory. Political thought, theatre, the arts, phislosophy , science, architecture, […]