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Historic Towns of Turkey

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Ephesus was an ancient Greek city on the coast of Ionia, three kilometres southwest of present-day Selçuk in İzmir Province, Turkey. It was built in the 10th century BC on the site of the former Arzawan capital by Attic and Ionian Greek colonists. It is the best-preserved classical city on the Mediterranean. Pergamon was a rich and powerful ancient Greek …

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Turkey Rocks

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Lying in south central Turkey, the moonscaped region of Cappadocia, southeast of Ankara, is most famous for unique geological features of rocks and “chimneys”. Uçhisar is a settlement in Cappadocia. Uchisar castle is the highest point in the region. The top of the Uchisar Castle, provides a magnificent panorama of the surrounding area. The small and working town of Ortahisa …

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