Have you ever wondered what the queen of cities – Constantinople – might have looked like? Today traces of the […]
A short history of Byzantium: No. 21 They raised him on their shields in a moment of great happiness and triumph!
The astounding success of Julian’s rise in five short years, from a bookworm to Caesar, was genuinely celebrated by his […]
In around 1000 AD, Constantinople was arguably the greatest city in the Mediterranean world, if not the entire world. Trade, […]
I often wonder how do we pinpoint the beginning of the Byzantine Empire? There are so many identifiable dates or […]