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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
Views: 811



Inside

Inside the triangular fortress
Views: 791



Remains

Remains of a Roman bath house
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Exterior

Exterior of great-basilica
Views: 552



Lion's

Lion's gate relief of a lion killing a bull
Views: 655



Interior

Interior to the theatre
Views: 763



Lion's

Lion's gate
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Christian

Christian baptistery.
Views: 586



Outside

Outside the city walls
Views: 833



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
Views: 787



Iunia

Iunia Rufina well inscription
Views: 846



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
Views: 354



Baptistery'

Baptistery
Views: 606



Roman

Roman house
Views: 741



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