The main attraction of the Crimea Sudak - Genoese fortress - a unique monument of medieval architecture of global importance. They say that even if in this resort town was nothing but the fortress, Sudak and then would attract thousands of tourists. On the scale of the fortification system of the fortress is a unique monument of defensive architecture Tavrii X-XVIII centuries.
The amazing story of an ancient temple, which was built within the walls of the fortress. By hypothesis, the scientists initially Turks seldzhuty founded a mosque on the site. Then, obviously, it was rebuilt in the Orthodox church, and the Genoese turned into a Catholic church.
The total area of the fortress - almost 30 acres, the length of the perimeter walls - more than two miles... [ Read more...