Harran was a major ancient city in Upper Mesopotamia Urfa province Turkey . It is famous for its traditional 'beehive' adobe houses, constructed entirely without wood. The design of these makes them cool inside (essential in this part of the world) and is thought to have been unchanged for at least 3,000 years. At the historical site the ruins of the city walls and fortifications are still in place, with one city gate standing, along with some other structures
Göbeklitepe- Urfa, 9600 BC (11.600 years ago) photography: Erdinç Bakla (2012) - Watched History Chanel show on these last night.
Göbekli Tepe- Urfa, 9600 BC (11.600 years ago)
Göbeklitepe- Urfa, 9600 BC (11.600 years ago)
The 9,000 year old Diyarbakır Fortress and the 8,000 year old Hevsel Gardens…
Gobekli Tepe, the oldest temple on earth. Stonehenge was built about 4000 years ago. Egypt's Pyramids started around 4700 years ago. Gobekli Tepe is 12,000 years old! Located in eastern Turkey, not far from the Euphrates.
Gobekli Tepe - is an archaeological site at the top of a mountain ridge in the Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey, northeast of the town of Şanlıurfa.