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For a Change – Air show 2013

  We have been to the air show 2013, where Turkish Stars, Turkish Airforce team performed as well. The team usually consists of 6 planes. It was an amazing show.   The following photo shows one of the most dangerous … Continue reading

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Phrygia (Frigya) – Midas city

I have added a few photos taken from Phrygia to this album. Here is a sample, showing the houses of the Midas City. I hope that you will like the photos. The next post will be from Aizenoi. (?avdarhisar) Enjoy..

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Phrygia (Frigya) Yaz?l?kaya

We will start a tour that covers the traces of the Phrygian Kingdom. The link to my photo album is at LINK. The first stop is the Midas City, which will be followed by Gordion and other sites. Above is … Continue reading

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Istanbul Archaeology Museum

One of the places that must be visited in Istanbul. The museum was opened in 1891. Founder is Osman Hamdi Bey ((1842 ? 1910) was an Ottoman statesman, intellectual, art expert and also a prominent and pioneering Turkish painter. He … Continue reading

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3 ?erefeli Cami (Mosque) in Edirne, Turkey

Another mosque from Edirne. This is an Ottoman mosque in Edirne, Turkey. It was built from the order of Sultan Murat II. The mosque is located in the historical center of the city, close to other prominent historical mosques, Selimiye … Continue reading

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Sardes ancient city, Sart-Turkey

Turkey is full of major ancient cities, because it’s located at the junction of trading between the east and the west. Sardes is one of the most important of these cities, since it was the capital of Lydia, where first … Continue reading

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Zeugma/Belk?s in Turkey

Here are photos from our recent trip to Gaziantep. You may visit the Gallery Link. The first 2 items are the most precious pieces. First one is “Mars”, Roman’s war God, and the second one is? the “Gypsy Girl” . … Continue reading

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Pergamon, near Bergama-Turkey

Bergama, Ancient Pergamon The gallery link is here. More photos will be added in a short time. From Wikipedia: Pergamon, Pergamum or P?rgamo (in Greek, ????????) was an ancient Greek city in modern-day Turkey, in Mysia, today located 16 miles … Continue reading

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Selimiye Mosque, Edirne Turkey

Edirne is one of the former capital cities of Ottoman empire. However it is better known with the Selimiye mosque. Selimiye Mosque gallery link is here. In case you are interested in other photos from Edirne, then you may follow … Continue reading

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DALYAN, KAUNOS ? K?yce?iz/Turkey

Here is the first message regarding historical sites. This one is from Turkey. While having a 4 days holiday in one of the least known summer resorts, I was of course busy also taking photos. This time I was able … Continue reading

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