Seven Journeys to Anatolia: Episode VI

IN THE FOOTSTEPS OF SAINT PAUL   Antalya, founded in 159 BC, has been continuously inhabited since its founding by Attalos II, king of Pergamum, who named the city Attaleia after himself. The Romans, Byzantines and Seljuks successively occupied the city before it came under Ottoman rule, The elegant fluted …

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Ankara (Anchora)

It was just a small town before the republic. It was made the capital of the republic but it was a small town with a mere population of 30 thousand. When the National Parliament was opened and the delegates started to come to Ankara, they faced with difficulties in finding …

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