Sunday, February 28, 2010

Some more pictures from Greece and Cyprus

Photos from Thessaloniki

Galerian's Arch of Triumph
The White Tower


Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Iconography at St. Demetrios Cathedral

St. Demetrios (Medieval Icon)




St. Demetrios Cathedral



A small church


Having fun on a hot day


An old Mosque

Central plaza

Photos from Nafplio, the first capital of Greece


Palimidi Fortress


Palimidi interior



A cistren in Palimidi

Towards the sea

Palimidi interior




The old city of Nafplio



The reconstructed gate


Venetian bastion walls


Ottoman sign


The church door in fron t of which the first Governor of indepedent Greece, Ioannis Kapodistrias was assasinated.

View of Nafplio

Old Mosque

Central Plaza

View of Palimidi
Photos from Kefallonia


Interior of Saint George castle


A tower at Saint George Castele

Venetian gun

More photos from Lefkosia

A house on the Green line across fortified Greek-Cypriot positions

Looking down a Turkish fireposition



A Turkish-Cypriot strongpoint is beyond the oil-drums

Old Lefkosia



Venetian Bastion

Greek-Cypriot strongpoint
Old Church


Greek Cypriot guard post


Lydra gate: The gateway between the Republic of Cyprus and the Occupied zones













































































































































































1 comment:

Prinz Geoffrey said...

Great pictures, very interesting. Hope you had a good time.