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Byzantine Outposts—Monemvasia and Mistra

Lecture no. 10 from the course: The Great Tours: Greece and Turkey, from Athens to Istanbul

Byzantine Outposts—Monemvasia and Mistra

Taught by Professor John R. Hale | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses

The port town of Monemvasia, once a coveted trading center, offers a rich slice of Byzantine history. Discover its mazelike streets, Byzantine buildings, and its mystical, cliffside Hagia Sophia church. Then explore Mistra's majestic Frankish castle and Byzantine palace, and contemplate the soul of Byzantium in religious architecture here and at Meteora and Mount Athos.

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