Thursday, 04 September 2014 00:00

Kioupri, Byzantine bridge, Edessa...

Kioupri, Byzantine bridge, Edessa...

Click on the link and you will be transferred to the same point, For a panoramic trip.

Byzantine Bridge " Kioupri" Kioupri means in Turkish language bridge. And what else would be called the dominating point of a stone arched bridge, which the locals call it Byzantine. It is assumed that from this point going through the ancient Via Egnatia, a profound Roman road, connecting Istanbul and the shores of Adriatic Sea (Durres). After the World War II Kioupri becomes one of the worst spots of conflict during the civil war . Here at the Battle of Edessa took place one of the hardest battles in the wake of Voda (Edessaios) river

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