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The Hippodrome.It was constructed in 203, during the reign of the emperor Septimius Severus, and after 324 expanded by Constantine the Great. It was about 130 meters wide and 450 meters long, and could accommodate about 40,000-50,000 people. The place, which is more or less northeast-southwest in orientation, is in Turkish called Sultanahmet Meydanı or At Meydanı ("Horse Square").

Byzantium 1200 is a project aimed at creating computer reconstructions of the Byzantine Monuments located in Istanbul, TURKEY as of year 1200 AD

A Roman watchtower garrisoned by just a tent group of ten men out on the frontier watching for enemies of Rome.

A Roman watchtower garrisoned by just a tent group of ten men out on the frontier watching for enemies of Rome.: A Roman watchtower garrisoned by just a tent group of ten men out on the frontier watching for enemies of Rome.

Mientras iba a la batalla Jacques de Mailly le decia a su caballo: Rocín, buen compañero, he pasado muchas y hermosas jornadas cabalgando sobre tu lomo; pero el día de hoy las superará a todas, porque hoy me llevarás al Paraíso

The Knights Templar started off as a military force protecting pilgrims going to the holy land, though they became an elite combat force in the crusades who also had huge financial influence in Europe.

The Basilica Cistern (Turkish: Yerebatan Sarayı - "Sunken Palace", or Yerebatan Sarnıcı - "Sunken Cistern"), is the largest of several hundred ancient cisterns that lie beneath the city of Istanbul (formerly Constantinople), Turkey. The cistern, located 500 feet (150 m) southwest of the Hagia Sophia on the historical peninsula of Sarayburnu, was built in the 6th century during the reign of Byzantine Emperor Justinian I.   from Wikipedia

The Basilica Cistern (Turkish: Yerebatan Sarayı - "Sunken Palace", or Yerebatan Sarnıcı - "Sunken Cistern"), is the largest of several hundred ancient cisterns that lie beneath the city of Istanbul (formerly Constantinople), Turkey. The cistern, located 5

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Restoration Hardware Inspired Shelving — With instructions. So easy! I love this idea. Restoration Hardware Inspired Shelving — With instructions. So easy! I love this idea. was last modified: March…