It was started and built from 1402, surrendered to the Ottomans without a fight in 1522, when the Knights Templar retreated to Malta.
|Our friend Lorenzo, outside the Italian Tower (he is from Milan)|
|The outside (secondary) walls. The stones along the path are from the Mausoleum of Harlicarrnasses|
|From the upper reaches. The Minaret added by the Ottomans.|