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Middle Ages



St. John Suchavsky Underground Church

Created: 18 Apr 2021  / Categories: Sights of the Odessa region

The underground church of John Suchavsky was built over the spring, on the place where, according to legend, in 1330 beat killed Genoese merchant John of Trapezund, who refused to

Berezan Island

Created: 26 Dec 2020  / Categories: Sights of the Odessa region

Berezan Island is a very controversial place among historians. For us it is the south, for the ancient Greeks and Romans it is north. Some argue that this is Herodotus’

Ackerman Fortress

Created: 17 Dec 2020  / Categories: Sights of the Odessa region

The name Ak-Kerman Turkish, in this case means the Southern fortress, because upstream of the Dniester in the Middle Ages was another fortress with the name Kara-Kerman, also built of

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