Cultural Diversity

Turkey! Amazing and fascinating country with a rich history. More than one hundred and even thousands of years create culture and way of life that Turkey as we know it today. We must not forget that the light mantle of modern hotels and various entertainment, hides the true face of this land, reflecting its history. Many tourists come to Turkey (especially the first time), do not tend to see its attractions, visit historic monuments and architecture. But in vain. Because the land is still keeping the memory of great men and events. That in the lands of modern Turkey once stood unbroken Troy, near the walls of which fought two great warriors – Achilles and Hector.

The lands of modern Turkey when something went uncontrolled aggressive march of the great Alexander of Macedon with his army. Ancient cities such as Ephesus, Miletus, Didyma, still keep inexpressible words spirit of the era. Antique Theatre, Muslim mosques and Christian churches – all the attractions of Turkey's land is described in two words. Among the other attractions in Turkey can also be isolated and located here are two of the seven wonders of the world, which everyone has heard in his childhood. This is the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus and the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus. First built in the ancient city of Ephesus, which was founded by the ancient Greeks as early as 12 century bc. er.

Unfortunately, time and looting, which The temple has been repeatedly in the past, almost turned it into ruins, but even in this state is the place breathes majesty and keeps the memory of the glory of this great nation. The Mausoleum is located in another ancient city – Halicarnassus (modern Bodrum) – represented the tomb of King Mausolus. By the way, to even one of the wonders of light from the west coast of Turkey, they say, a stone's throw: the Greek island of Rhodes, where you can get on the ship, was once a giant Colossus. All these monuments – architectural marvels and scientific thought – and still continue to engage the views of thousands of people from around the world, silently recalling the grandeur of the ancient world. Total tell about the sights of Turkey is not enough, and ten of these articles. Numerous wonderful lake Isparta, tombstones, carved in the rocks near Demre (in ancient times – the world) and much more deserves a separate description. Each time, coming back to this amazing country, you can discover more and more of its countless mysteries. Perhaps then we could at least slightly to look under the cover, concealing the true beauty of this eastern beauty, whose name – Turkey!

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