What are the “seven seas” that Medieval writers loved to mention?
- the Adriatic Sea
- the Mediterranean Sea – which includes seas around and in the Mediterranean, like the Aegean Sea, Ionian Sea and Tyrrhenian Sea
- the Black Sea
- the Caspian Sea
- the Persian Gulf
- the Arabian Sea – which is today considered part of the Indian Ocean
- the Red Sea – including closed Dead Sea and the Sea of Galilee