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In 1963, a man in the Nevşehir Province of Turkey knocked down a wall of his home. Behind it, he discovered a mysterious room and soon discovered an intricate tunnel system with additional cave-like rooms. What he had discovered was the ancient Derinkuyu underground city in Turkey. The elaborate subterranean...

Mount Ararat in Turkey(Doğubayazıt, Ağrı Province). The name “Ararat” for the peak derives from the tradition linking it with the Biblical...

The Titus Tunnel of Vespasian (Titüs Tüneli) is a Roman engineering marvel, located in Samandağı. It was built as a water channel in the 2nd century. During...

Dolmabahçe Palace is a must visit attraction in Istanbul. It served as the main administrative center of the Ottoman Empire from 1856 to 1922 . The...

As a great symbol of prosperity, the great Temple of Apollo was constructed over 2000 years ago in the city of Side in Antayla in the mid-second century. A...

The Sumela Monastery is a Greek Orthodox monastery dedicated to the Virgin Mary at Melá mountain, in the region of Maçka in the Trabzon Province of...

Mehmed II or Sultan Mehmed the Conqueror (born on 30 March 1432 and died on 3 May 1481) also known as Fatih Sultan Mehmet was Sultan of the Ottoman Empire...

Troy was a city, both factual and legendary, in northwest Turkey, south of the southwest end of the Dardanelles / Hellespont and northwest of Mount Ida....

Roman baths in Denizli. The pool is full of ancient pillars that have collapsed. The temperature is 35 degrees celcius all year round and this is why...

Nemrut or Nemrud (Turkish: Nemrut Dağ or Nemrut Dağı) is a 2,134 m (7,001 ft) high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a...