Cleopatra's Pool, Pamukkale, Turkey

Cleopatra's Pool, Pamukkale, Turkey- bucket list- places to go before you die- travel

The Library of Celsus in Ephesus was built in 117 A.D as a tomb for Gaius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus, the governor of the province of Asia. The capacity of the library was more than 12,000 scrolls. It was the third richest library in ancient times after the ones in Alexandria and Pergamum.The Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Izmir Province, Turkey

The library of Celsus is an ancient Roman building in Ephesus, Anatolia, now part of Selçuk, Turkey. It was built in honour of the Roman Senator Tiberius Julius Celsus Polemaeanus by Celsus' son, Gaius Julius Aquila.

Harran was a major ancient city in Upper Mesopotamia Urfa province Turkey . “Anatolian Civilisations”, . Harran, the city was the chief home of the Mesopotamian moon god Sin, is famous for its traditional ‘beehive’ adobe houses, constructed entirely without wood. The design of these makes them cool inside and is thought to have been unchanged for at least 3,000 years. The tower on the horizon was an early observatory used for gazing at the galaxies and for worshipping the Moon God.

Harran was a major ancient city in Upper Mesopotamia Urfa province Turkey…

Ordu. ⚓

In Ordu province, one of the calmest and greenest areas along the Black Sea coast of Turkey (the waterfall travel)

The Virgin Mary's house is in Selcuk, Turkey. It is believed to be her last resting place #landmarks

House of the Virgin Mary Near Ancient Ephesus in Turkey

The Virgin Mary's house is in Selcuk, Turkey. It is believed to be her last resting place .very peaceful, moving place Visited here May 2015

Turkey - Ephesus - The enormous archaeological site of Ephesus is one of the most significant ancient sites in the world, and its Temple of Artemis= is one of the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The site, which predates Christ, was in 133BC the second most important Roman city after Rome. Today, you can wander through streets, take in the famous Temple of Artemis, look at the Basilica of St John, where St John the apostle is said to be buried and soak up the atmosphere

Turkey - Ephesus - The enormous archaeological site of Ephesus is one of the most significant ancient sites in the world, and its Temple of Artemis= is one of the original Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. The site, which predates Christ, was in t

Experience the ultimate waterfront dining experience on the Bosphorus River in #Istanbul, #Turkey! Enjoy a delectable meal and refreshing glass of wine as you look out to the famous landmark, the Aya Sofia!

Neighborhood Guide to Istanbul

Istanbul Neighborhood Guide--a very thorough article with information about the various areas of Istanbul;

Cafe Pierre Loti Istanbul - amazing view of the golden horn

How about lunching between two continents. Do one of our Archaeologous private Istanbul tours to sail the Bosphorus and tour both Europe and Asia (photo by Pierre Loti,)

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