Replica of the Trojan Horse in Troy, Turkey

Replica of the Trojan Horse in Troy, Turkey. You can go inside like a giant play house, it was pretty cool!

Santa Claus: The origin of Santa Claus begins in the 4th century with Saint Nicholas, Bishop of Myra, an area in present day Turkey. By all accounts St. Nicholas was a generous man, particularly devoted to children. After his death around 340 A.D. he was buried in Myra, but in 1087 Italian sailors purportedly stole his remains and removed them to Bari, Italy, greatly increasing St. Nicholas' popularity throughout Europe. His kindness and reputation for generosity gave rise to claims he that…

Christmas traditions : the origins of Xmas and facts Neat history of christmas traditions! Pin # 8 and

The Great Theatre at Ephesus. Completed by the Romans in 117 AD, the theatre is still used for performances today. Leading out from behind the theatre is Harbour Street- Ephesus, Izmir province, Turkey

The great theater at Ephesus, where Paul was almost mobbed by the worshipers of the pagan goddess Diana.

Welcome to Turkey

This is where the love of my life currently is living. I really hope to go visit him this Summer! I my airman!

Need to find this place ,Tarsus Roman temple

Pictures and text illuminating the biblical site of Tarsus

Istanbul - Go Turkey, Gateway to Turkey: The official travel & holiday guide

Istanbul - Go Turkey, Gateway to Turkey: The official travel & holiday guide

Amazing!!! St Paul's Church, Tarsus, Mersin Province, Turkey

Amazing!!! St Paul's Church, Tarsus, Mersin Province, Turkey

Ruins of Ani - Go Turkey, Gateway to Turkey: The official travel & holiday guide

Ruins of Ani - Go Turkey, Gateway to Turkey: The official travel & holiday guide

The natural rock formation that is Uchisar Castle is set above Goreme overlooking the fair chimneys and cone shaped rock formations of Cappadocia. The castle is the highest point in all of Cappadocia.

Another town in Cappadocia, Uçhisar is situated at the highest point in the region just from Nevşehir.

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