Tag: Byzantine era

May 29, 1453, The Fall of Constantinople 6

May 29, 1453, The Fall of Constantinople

The Fall of Constantinople occurred on May 29, 1453, after a siege which began on April 6. The battle was part of the Byzantine-Ottoman Wars (1265-1453) and is referred to as one…

Perianth Hotel

Ultra chic hotel opens in the heart of Athens

In Agia Eirini, a perfectly situated Byzantine-era square near many of the Greek capital’s major attractions and coolest bars and eateries, you will find Perianth Hotel a chic new hotel with interiors…