Another place i always wanted to capture was the castle in Methoni (more info below)..Again many memories going back to my childhood but for me n… Read More
Another place i always wanted to capture was the castle in Methoni (more info below)..Again many memories going back to my childhood but for me now it was something different. For some reason i expected that capturing all these places will give me the strength to deal my feature...and magically this happened..The title of this collection is "the last crusade" and metaphorically this was also the meaning of my tour...Enjoy..
Nowadays the walls of the fortress, even though in ruins, continue to be impressive. The castle of Methoni occupies the whole area of the cape and the southwestern coast to the small islet that has also been fortified with an octagonal tower and is protected by the sea on its three sides. Its north part, the one that looks to land, is covered by a heavily fortified acropolis. A deep moat separates the castle from the land and communication was achieved by a wooden bridge. The Venetians built on the ancient battlements and added on and repaired it during both periods that they occupied the castle. Read Less