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Hercules Gate. Turkey

The Hercules Gate, Greek ancient city Ephesus, Turkey. I have walked through this gate!

Roman Latrine beside the Northern Gate, none of the seats remain in place. Pamukkale, Türkiye

Roman Latrine beside the Northern Gate, none of the seats remain in place. Craig and I saw this as well as the Roman soldiers sleeping quarters.

Tetrapylon gate in the ancient ruined city of Aphrodisias, Turkey (by colinmillerphoto).

Tetrapylon gate in the ancient ruined city of Aphrodisias, Turkey (Asia). Note: A part of Turkey is in Southeast Europe.

Ephesus, Turkey.  This makes sense as, if I saw this, I would have to lay on my back and look at the sky.  The beauty of the ancient world.

Ephesus, Turkey - was an ancient Greek city, and later a major Roman city. In 268 AD, the Temple was destroyed or damaged in a raid by the Goths.

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50 Stunning Homes Built Into Nature

"Fairy chimneys" in Kapadokya (Cappadocia), Turkey. These are cave dwellings, some of them thousands of years old, built out of the soft tufa rock.

Statues at Mount Nemrut at Turkey. Wikipedia: In 62 BC, King Antiochus I Theos of Commagene built on the mountain top a tomb-sanctuary flanked by huge statues 8–9 m (26–30 ft) high of himself, two lions, two eagles and various Greek, Armenian, and Iranian gods, such as Vahagn-Hercules, Aramazd-Zeus or Oromasdes (associated with the Iranian god Ahura Mazda), Bakht-Tyche, and Mihr-Apollo-Mithras. (Pinned via Kim Jackson)

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Mount Nemrut-Adiyaman /Turkey Nemrut or Nemrud is a mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the century BC.

Explored #276 on Tuesday, June 24, 2008  Surp Amenap'rkitch Church (AD 1035), Ani Ruins, Kars (Turkey). A.K.A. Halaskar Church.  Thanks for viewing.

Amenap’rkitch Armenian Church, Ani Ruins in Eastern Anatolia,Turkey, Ancient Western Armenia

nevver: Necropolis

Myra, Turkey - The ancient town of Myra in the Lycia region of Anatolia, modern day Turkey, boasts a number of breathtaking ruins including the Acropolis on the Demre-plateau, the Roman theatre and Roman baths.

Balat, Istanbul, Turkey

Balat, Istanbul, Turkey — by Kristin Rust

Balat, Istanbul, Turkey — by Kristin Rust. It's easy to stick to the historic core of Istanbul because there is so much to see. But an adventure.

Suleymaniye Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

The Suleymaniye Mosque (Süleymaniye Camii, on the Third Hill with a ferries on the banks of the Golden Horn in the foreground, Istanbul Turkey.