Taken in springtime from the hilltop of Angelocastro, (the Castle of the Angel) a Byzantine castle looking down over over Paleocastritsa, on the Ionian Sea at Corfu, Greece.

Taken in springtime from the hilltop of Angelocastro, (the Castle of the Angel) a Byzantine castle looking down over over Paleocastritsa, on the Ionian Sea at Corfu, Greece.

Stone window frame and wall of ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone window frame and wall of ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Inner walls of the castle keep in the courtyard of the keep at Chlemoutsi Castle (aka Chateau Clermont or Castel Tornese), a medieval Frankish castle built by Geoffrey I Villehardouin in 1220-1223. Situated overlooking the plains of Elis (Ilia), north-west Peloponnese, Greece.

Inner walls of the castle keep in the courtyard of the keep at Chlemoutsi Castle (aka Chateau Clermont or Castel Tornese), a medieval Frankish castle built by Geoffrey I Villehardouin in 1220-1223. Situated overlooking the plains of Elis (Ilia), north-west Peloponnese, Greece.

Stone entrance with wooden door on ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Stone entrance with wooden door on ruined house, overgrown with wild plants. Taken at Old Perithia, Corfu, which is a deserted town on foothills of Mount Pantokrator.

Taken in springtime from the medieval archaelogical site of Angelocastro, looking north on the Ionian Sea at Corfu, Greece.

Taken in springtime from the medieval archaelogical site of Angelocastro, looking north on the Ionian Sea at Corfu, Greece.

Rear view of stone Byzantine chapel at the summit of Angelocastro (Castle of the Angel), archaeological site of Byzantine castle on a hilltop overlooking Ionian Sea, Corfu, Greece.

Rear view of stone Byzantine chapel at the summit of Angelocastro (Castle of the Angel), archaeological site of Byzantine castle on a hilltop overlooking Ionian Sea, Corfu, Greece.

Anthropomorphic graves of unknown origin, carved in stone at the summit of Angelocastro (Castle of the Angel), archaeological site of Byzantine castle on a hilltop overlooking Ionian Sea, Corfu, Greece. A Byzantine chapel faces the graves.

Anthropomorphic graves of unknown origin, carved in stone at the summit of Angelocastro (Castle of the Angel), archaeological site of Byzantine castle on a hilltop overlooking Ionian Sea, Corfu, Greece. A Byzantine chapel faces the graves.

View of the stoa on the site of the Roman Agora under restoration in Plaka, Athens. Greece, 2015

View of the stoa on the site of the Roman Agora under restoration in Plaka, Athens.

Characteristic rusty iron bollard and derelict dock building at site of former Clydeside shipyard in Glasgow, Scotland.

Characteristic rusty iron bollard and derelict dock building at site of former Clydeside shipyard in Glasgow, Scotland.

Marble font with lions' heads detail at the Nymphaion, the spring of the Nymphs, located at the foot of Kronios Hill on the archaeological site of of Ancient Olympia, Peloponnese, Greece.

Marble font with lions' heads detail at the Nymphaion, the spring of the Nymphs, located at the foot of Kronios Hill on the archaeological site of of Ancient Olympia, Peloponnese, Greece.

Fossiliferous limestone column located at the Temple of Hera, on the archaeological site of of Ancient Olympia, Peloponnese, Greece. Showing details of fossilised shells.

Fossiliferous limestone column located at the Temple of Hera, on the archaeological site of of Ancient Olympia, Peloponnese, Greece. Showing details of fossilised shells.

Marble ram's head scuplture on mountain spring on the outer wall of Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was also known as the Ram's Head Monastery. It was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Marble ram's head scuplture on mountain spring on the outer wall of Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was also known as the Ram's Head Monastery. It was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Original Byzantine millstone and grain store at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

Original Byzantine millstone and grain store at Kesariani Monastery, on the slopes of Mount Hymettus, Athens, Greece. The monastery was built on the site of the ancient Temple of Dimitra, the goddess of agriculture.

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