Byzantion Hotel

Central Plaza, Mystras, Peloponnese, 23100, Greece | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Mystras

Mani

A travel blog entry by bruce.poon on Jul 27, 2014

1 comment, 6 photos

We woke up at 6:00 for our flight to Athens. The Naxos airport was very small, un-airconditioned, and with flies. We flew to the Athens airport on time by 8am. The Athens Avis car rental went really bad. We got a Fiat Panda that had lots of scratches and dents on it. Bruce tried to get another car and they said no. After we drove for 3 hours, we noticed the front tires were squeaky on ...

Ancient Mystras, Lhangada Pass and home

A travel blog entry by arwie on May 18, 2014

21 photos

A bit of culture for me, looking around Byzantine Mystras (1262 to 1460 AD). Amazing to walk the narrow streets with so many buildings still standing and enormous gateways and defences all around. Inside the churches there are wonderful murals, recently uncovered having been preserved beneath subsequent layers of whitewash. The city is built on ...

999 steps!

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell on Apr 25, 2014

11 photos

... across some amazing mountain scenery again, still snowy on distant peaks, to Mystras. We stopped to look at several small shrines along the way; little chapels with numerous beautiful icons, and candles burning. Mystras is another fortress, but much higher. An executive decision was made not to climb another fortress in the same day, so tomorrow. Knees need a rest! Set up camp outside the village and then walked in. John added to his alcohol education, after ...

Mysteries of Mystras

A travel blog entry by swissandy on Aug 12, 2012

11 photos

... 2 hours jump on the heat. Everything goes to plan and we arrive on schedule with our game faces on; luckily we also have our game shoes on, as she looks to be a climber.

Now enough suspense, what in the world is Mystras. Situated about 6km out of Sparta, it is the site of a medieval fortified city. Nowadays it's mostly ruined, but the scope of the ruins is really something to behold. As we drive out of Sparta and head towards the modern town we see a mountain ...

The Byzantine State of Mystras

A travel blog entry by greekcypriot on Sep 01, 2010

1 comment, 36 photos

... monasteries with domes and chapels were erected, representing all the painting trends of the capital.



The Cathedral of Aghios Dimitrios is the important monument you meet on your way-up and it is the first to be built. On the floor of the church is the two-headed eagle, symbol of the Palaiologos dynasty carved into a plaque. This is where Konstantinos stepped when he was crowned king. Next to ...

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