Fortress of Justinian, Tirana

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  • Near the Millennium, you can see the six meters of the ruins of the castle walls of Justinian. The castle was built by the Byzantines for the Emperor Justinian, who ruled in the 6th century. Placed inside the modern Street Toptani Murat, Tirana Castle is believed to have been an important step in its time for travellers heading towards Egnatia, from Durres to Elbasan, and on and on. Of course accustomed to Italy!
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  • Unfortunately this 6th century fortress has not resisted to the tide of time. However there is a small piece of it left which i`m sure would be of interest to history lovers. It is right in the center...  more »
  • There's not much left of the fortress of Justinian, part of the walls and the foundations of the Tower, but it's good to know that this emperor father of civil law, built fortresses in Albania.
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  • Walked past them as walking down the street. No sign or info, just came across this on the web, so wouldn’t know anything otherwise.
  • archeological site, touristic attraction. Situated in open area
  • Not too much to see, a small strip of wall that is quite average
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