Ephesus daily tours - Hadrian temple detail
Ephesus Daily Tours - Hadrian Temple Ephesus Daily Tours - the remains of the Temple were unearthed in 1956 during excavations carried out by the Austrian Archaeological Institute. Due to its excellent state of preservation and historical importance it was rebuilt with original building elements in 1957/1958. There were also...
Sightseeing Ephesus Public Latrine Ensar
Sightseeing Ephesus - Public Latrine Sightseeing Ephesus - Public Latrine of Ephesus was first constructed in the 1st century AD as part of what would eventually become the Scholastica Baths. They were the public toilets of the city to be used by poor citizens who could not afford a toilet in their home, and there was an entrance fee. However,...
Ephesus sightseeing tour Camlik Locomotive Museum
Ephesus sightseeing tour - Camlik Locomotive Museum Ephesus sightseeing tour - Camlik outdoor museum was inaugurated in 1991 just as steam was phased out from Turkey. It has one of the largest steam engines collection in Europe, most them joining the museum shortly after being retired from service. The museum is perfectly located, a few minutes away from Turkey most...
Ephesus day trips sirince culinary Ephesus Day Trips
Ephesus day trips - Sirince Culinary Tour Ephesus day trips – Travel Sirince will be enjoying the magnificent scenic drive to this authentic village. The village is the perfect synthesis of Turkish and Greek culture; stroll through the streets and see the beautiful typical Greek and Turkish houses. The village is famous for its local grape and other fruit wines and...
Sightseeing tour Ephesus Sirince wine tasting
Sightseeing tour Ephesus Sirince village Sightseeing tour Ephesus- despite its location, perched upon the slopes of a mountain in Anatolia, the village of Sirince isn’t Turkish. Nor, duly, are the traditions that sanctify its popularity. Its Greek identity is one of Turkey’s best-preserved and thriving examples of what happens when you swap whole populations because of conflicting religious affiliations. In the...
Ephesus day tour virgin mary church general
Ephesus Day Tour - Virgin Mary Church Ephesus day tour - The Church of Mary (or Marienkirche) not only counts among the most significant of the historical monuments at Ephesus, it is also visited by thousands of tourists and pilgrims annually. This church was the site of the Third Ecumenical Council, convened by Emperor Theodosius II at Ephesus in 431...
Ephesus Tours - Ephesus was the capital city of a Roman province in Asia. Ephesus was a significant center of trade, located near a harbor at the mouth of the Cayster River in western Asia Minor. The city lay in a long, fertile valley. Major roads connected Ephesus to all the other significant cities in Asia Minor. Ephesus was known...
Ephesus sightseeing Seven Sleepers Grotto
Ephesus Sightseeing - Grotto of Seven Sleepers Ephesus Sightseeing - The legend tells the story of seven young men who were accused of belonging to the Christian community at the time of the persecutions by the Roman Emperor Trajan Decius. He reigned from 249 to 251 AD. At this time, a group of young Christian men were given some time...
Private tour Ephesus Artemis temple Miniaturk
Private tour Ephesus - The Shrine to the Goddess Artemis Private tour Ephesus - The first shrine to the Goddess Artemis was probably built around 800 B.C. on a marshy strip near the river at Ephesus. The Ephesus goddess Artemis, sometimes called Diana, is not quite the same figure as was worshiped in Greece. The Greek Artemis was the goddess...