Posts Tagged: Mediterranean

World Heritage Site: The Euphrasian Basilica and Byzantine Architecture

Designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site in 1997, the Euphrasian Basilica, located in the coastal city of Poreč, Croatia and overlooking the Mediterranean Sea, contains some of the earliest examples of Byzantine architecture in the Mediterranean world. The original structure of the Euphrasian Basilica, also known locally as Eufrazijeva bazilika, was completed during the sixth century. This structure, despite the damage caused by ... Read more