In Nessebar, the Church of St. John Aliturgitos is the biggest medieval temple. Similar to the Church of Christ Pantokrator, it is a cross-domed church constructed of bricks and light limestone and ornamented with ceramic inlays of various hues. The church was dubbed “Aliturgitos” since no religious services have ever been held there (“without liturgy”).
The church was severely damaged after the 1913 earthquake. On the ruins of the western wall were discovered fourteenth-century drawings of frigates. The temple’s floor is mosaiced with white, red, and green rhombuses, circles, and triangles.
The Church of Saint Sofia, also known as the Old Bishopric, is an Eastern Orthodox church in the Bulgarian city of Nesebar. It is located in the historic district of the city, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the top 100 tourist attractions in Bulgaria. The church is situated in
The Church of the Holy Saviour or Sveti Spas in the Bulgarian town of Nesebar, a UNESCO World Heritage site, was constructed in 1609 and measures 11.70 m in length and 5.70 m in width, with a single nave and apse. It is renowned for its wall paintings from the early 17th century depicting
The Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel is a medieval Eastern Orthodox church largely intact in the Bulgarian town of Nesebar (ancient Mesembria) on the Black Sea coast in Burgas Province. It was constructed during the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries and is part of the Ancient
The Church of St. Stephen (Bulgarian: Sveti Stefan) is a former Eastern Orthodox church that has been converted into a museum in Nessebar, Eastern Bulgaria. It is part of the city's architectural and historical reserve, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and one of the 100 national tourist