The Castle of Methoni in Messenia, Peloponnese, Greece: The port was on the route between Venice and Eastern markets, and the Holy Land. Beginning in the Venetians took the area from pirates and fortified it. 300 years later, it fell to the Ottomans.
Sparti (Greek: Σπάρτη) is a municipality of Laconia, Greece. It lies at the site of ancient Sparta. The population in 2001 was of whom lived in the town itself. [Here: The theater of ancient Sparta with Mt. Taygetus in the background]
The old city gates of Kardamili Greece - the start of the Greek revolution in the - taking back their country from the Turks.