Sagalassos fountain (Turkey, ca. 160-180 AD). Located roughly 110 km north of Antalya, the ruins of the city extend 2.5 km from west to east and 1.5 km from north to south. The excavations at Sagalassos are now among the largest archaeological projects in the Mediterranean. Sagalassos was a prosperous city for over 1000 years, from early Hellenistic times until it was struck by a devastating earthquake in the 7th century AD when the city was abandoned.

Sagalassos fountain (Turkey, ca. Located roughly 110 km north of Antalya, the ruins of the city extend km from west to east and km from north to south. The excavations at Sagalassos are now among the largest archaeological projects i

The Hercules Gate, Ephesus, Turkey  Learn more about Turkey at http://www.lonelyplanet.com/turkey

8 Best Archaeological Sites of the World (which are not so known)

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

Butterfly Valley Faralya, Turkey

Know more about natural reserve Butterfly Valley in Oludeniz Turkey - one of the most attractive places and beach in the surroundings of Fethiye Turkey.

Old good #Kaputas  beach - the piece of paradise on Turquoise coast of #Turkey

Would you like to explore the world famous Turquoise Coast on your own? Let us arrange everything and discover the ancient cities, beautiful beaches, small fishing towns and gorgeous national parks on your own!

Sorry, but we just had to share this photo! While you may not be able to pose for @colerise's breathtaking views of Fethiye, this summer you too can leave all your cares behind in the crystal clear waters waiting for you!

captain's log: noon on the Aegean Sea. spirits are high as the winds pick up. a local at port taught us how the old french word for "turkish stone" came to mean the color - turquoise. in the right light, it also describes the seas quite nicely.

20. Aphrodisias: During the Hellenistic, and Roman periods, the small city of Aphrodisias, named for the goddess Aphrodite and located in southwestern Turkey, was a major source of marble. The stone was quarried from nearby hills and shipped all over the Ancient World for use in building facades and sculptures. A number of master sculptors consequently made their home in Aphrodisias, and much of their work has been unearthed and is displayed in the onsite museum.

20 of Turkey’s most impressive historical sites

Aphrodisias: During the Hellenistic, and Roman periods, the small city of…

How old do you think this fella is? Well over a hundred? I can only imagine the things he's seen.

44 incredible views you’ll only find on Turkey’s Turquoise Coast

44 incredible views you'll only find on Turkey's Turquoise Coast old do you think this fella is?

Kurşunlu Waterfalls in Antalya in the middle of a 2 kilometer canyon is worth the visit for the visual splendor and the 200 year old mill!

Kurşunlu Waterfalls in Antalya in the middle of a 2 kilometer canyon is worth the visit for the visual splendor and the 200 year old mill!

Anyone's who's already been to Ölüdeniz in Fethiye knows full well why it's considered one of the world's most beautiful beaches. For those who haven't been yet, well, this photo might help you see why!

Anyone's who's already been to Ölüdeniz in Fethiye knows full well why it's considered one of the world's most beautiful beaches. For those who haven't been yet, well, this photo might help you see why!

After this lovely photo, it should come as no surprise that Fethiye is a favorite of photographers... Spend a totally unforgettable summer in one of the world's most beautiful beaches!

After this lovely photo, it should come as no surprise that Fethiye is a favorite of photographers. Spend a totally unforgettable summer in one of the world's most beautiful beaches!

What an amazing photo of Alanya in Antalya, inviting us to get there before summer gets in full swing with all of its incredible natural beauty!

What an amazing photo of Alanya in Antalya, inviting us to get there before summer gets in full swing with all of its incredible natural beauty!

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