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Breathtaking 19th-century stone tower in Greece: Tainaron Blue Retreat

The towers, these imposing tall and narrow prisms, are the most stubborn and absolute expression of Mani building. On the outskirts of the settlements, the "xemonia" were erected in order to defend or expand the land property. They served to...

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Breathtaking 19th-century stone tower in Greece: Tainaron Blue Retreat

The towers, these imposing tall and narrow prisms, are the most stubborn and absolute expression of Mani building. On the outskirts of the settlements, the "xemonia" were erected in order to defend or expand the land property. They served to...