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What is a falaj? A falaj in Oman refers to water that runs through a channel dug in the earth with the source of water being groundwater. The plural of the word ‘falaj’ used in Oman is ‘aflaj’, which is … Continue reading
The contemporary city of Varna originated as a settlement named as Odessos in the 5-th century B.C. by Greek settlers from Millet in Asia Minor. The Pontic settlement was founded around 570 B.C. In addition to the Greeks the inhabitants … Continue reading
Stratonikeia – also translated as Stratoniceia , Stratoniki, and Stratonike and Stratonice Stratonikeia is located in the Yatagan district of the Mugla province at the Eskihisar Village. Stratonikeia has been inhabited continuously from the Late Bronze Age (1500 BC) … Continue reading
Located 82 kilometers from Izmir with a history dating back to the 5000’s B.C.
Heirapolis, located about 24 kilometers from Denizli, is at the location of Pamukkali, famous the healing waters. Roman gate Latrine Frontius main street Tritons Fountain Tritons Fountain View towards theater showing channel at bottom Pamukkale Theater Channel
The Ancient City of Laodikeia or Laodicea or Laodikya is located approximately 6 km north of Denizli near Pamukkale and Merkezefendi. Laodikeia, located in the villages of Eskihisar, Goncali, and Bozburun, is surrounded by the Asopos, Kadmos, and Lykos Rivers … Continue reading