Guernsey set to celebrate 70 years of liberation from Nazis 
This tiny outpost in the Channel has long been the subject of territorial battles. But with beautiful walks, quaint villages and a very special year ahead, Guernsey is celebrating an exciting future.
Guernsey
Just a mention of the Channel Islands conjures up visions of a holiday by the sea and all the pleasures of island life. When you take a break on Guernsey, al...
Eugenios of Trebizond
Saint Eugeni or Eugene was martyred under Diocletian and a cult devoted to him developed in Trebizond. His feast day is 21 January. Eugenios along with the martyrs Candidus, Valerian and Aquila was pe...
Kalepark
Kalepark (originally called Leonkastron; and later Güzelhisar, meaning "Beautiful Castle" in Turkish) was built by the Genoese and Venetian merchants as a medieval fortress on the east side of Trabzon...
Guernsey set to celebrate 70 years of liberation from Nazis 
This tiny outpost in the Channel has long been the subject of territorial battles. But with beautiful walks, quaint villages and a very special year ahead, Guernsey is celebrating an exciting future.
GY postcode area
2°32′46″W / 49.466°N 2.546°W / 49.466; -2.546The GY postcode area, also known as the Guernsey postcode area, is a group of postal districts covering Guernsey, Alderney & S...
Outline of Guernsey
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Guernsey:The Bailiwick of Guernsey – British Crown dependency located in the Channel Islands off the coast of Normandy.As...
Outline of Guernsey - Wikipedia
Triarchy of Negroponte
The Triarchy of Negroponte was a crusader state established on the island of Euboea (Italian: Negroponte) after the partition of the Byzantine Empire following the Fourth Crusade. Partitioned into...
Triarchy of Negroponte - Wikipedia
Empire of Nicaea
The Empire of Nicaea was the largest of the three Byzantine Greek successor states founded by the aristocracy of the Byzantine Empire that fled after Constantinople was occupied by Western European an...
Empire of Nicaea - Wikipedia
Guernsey cattle
The Guernsey is a breed of cattle used in dairy farming. It is orange/red and white in colour, and is particularly renowned for the rich flavour of its milk, as well as its hardiness and docile dispos...
Guernsey cattle - Wikipedia
Empire of Trebizond
The Empire of Trebizond was a monarchy that flourished during the 13th, 14th and 15th centuries comprising the far northeastern corner of Anatolia and the southern Crimea. Originally a revolt by the g...
Empire of Trebizond - Wikipedia
Saint Gregory of Nyssa Church, Trabzon
Saint Gregory of Nyssa was a church and monastery of Trabzon. It's believed the church was built around 1280-1297 by the wife of John III, Emperor of Trabzon. After 1665, St Gregory became the cathedr...
Laskarid dynasty
The Laskaris or Lascaris (Greek: Λάσκαρις/Λάσκαρης) family was a Byzantine Greek noble family whose members formed the ruling dynasty of the Empire of Nicaea from 1204 to 1261 and remained among t...
Guernsey
Guernsey (/ˈgɜ:nzi/, /ˈɡɜrnzi/ GURN-zee), officially the Bailiwick of Guernsey (French: Bailliage de Guernesey, [bajaʒ də ɡɛʁnəzɛ]), is a possession of the Crown in...
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Siege of Constantinople (1260)
The Siege of Constantinople in 1260 was the failed attempt by the Nicaean Empire, the major remnant of the fractured Byzantine Empire, to retake Constantinople from the Latin Empire and re-establish t...
Siege of Constantinople (1260) - Wikipedia
Kingdom of Thessalonica
The Kingdom of Thessalonica was a short-lived Crusader State founded after the Fourth Crusade over conquered Byzantine lands in Macedonia and Thessaly.
After the fall of Constantinople to the crus...
Kingdom of Thessalonica - Wikipedia
Guernsey Post
Guernsey Post is the postal service for the island of Guernsey, Channel Islands. It includes a Philatelic Bureau, and regularly issues both definitive and commemorative stamps. It also provides postal...
Guernsey Post - Wikipedia
Guernsey Gâche
Guernsey Gâche ( gâche ) is a local dish of the Channel Island of Guernsey. It is a special bread made with raisins, sultanas and mixed peel. In Guernésiais, gâche means cake.
Guernsey Gâche - Wikipedia
Muratti
The Muratti is the annual men's football competition, inaugurated in 1905, between the Channel Islands of Alderney, Guernsey and Jersey (there has been speculation that teams representing Herm and Sar...
Muratti - Wikipedia
No. 201 Squadron RAF
No. 201 Squadron of the Royal Air Force, until March 2010, operated the Nimrod MR2, based at RAF Kinloss, Moray. It is the only squadron affiliated with Guernsey, in the Channel Islands. This affiliat...
No. 201 Squadron RAF - Wikipedia
Sümela Monastery
The Sumela Monastery (Greek: Μονή Παναγίας Σουμελά, Moní Panagías Soumelá; Turkish: Sümela Manastırı) is a Greek Orthodox monastery dedicated to the Virgin Mary (Panagia, meaning "All Holy" in...
Sümela Monastery - Wikipedia