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Butrint (Albania)
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Butrint (Albania)




Butrint was originaly a Greek town. C. Julius Caesar understood the strategic value of the city and had it colonized and romanized in 44 BC. After the Romans left the Byzantines,French,Venecians and irks took their turn in ruling the city. Different from the restoration of the Acropolis in Athens in Butrint the different periods of the city are still visible

39 photos



Interior

Interior of the great basilica
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Arena

Arena of the theatre
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Fountain

Fountain of a private house
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Shrines'

Shrines
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Detail

Detail of the fountain of the private house
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Inside

Inside the triangular fortress
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Remains

Remains of a Roman bath house
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Exterior

Exterior of great-basilica
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Lion's

Lion's gate relief of a lion killing a bull
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Interior

Interior to the theatre
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Lion's

Lion's gate
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Christian

Christian baptistery.
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Outside

Outside the city walls
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Castle

Castle tower
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Tower'

Tower
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Venetian

Venetian tower
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Muze

Muze kala
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City

City wall at the chanel
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Iunia

Iunia Rufina well inscription
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Temples

Temples at the roman forum
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Theatre'

Theatre
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Chapel'

Chapel
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Theatre

Theatre seen from the top
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Baptistery'

Baptistery
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Roman

Roman house
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