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The project in Ephesus, which started in 2012, aims to protect and preserve the Yamaç Houses, which contains important wall drawings. AA photo

The Terrace Houses, Ephesus. Read about the history of this amazing biblical place.

ancientart: Rameses II and chariot at the Battle of Kadesh (1274 BC). Ancient Egyptian relief inside his Abu Simbel temple, Nubia, Southern Egypt.

The restoration and protection of two 'Terrace Houses' and two settlement areas out of seven have been completed, said Ephesus excavation president Dr. Sabine Ladstaetter. The excavation and restoration works in Ephesus, where signs of inhabitants go back to 6000 B.C., uncovered a structure near the ancient theater as archaeological works there entered their 111th year. View of the restored 'terrace houses' of Ephesus [Credit: DHA/Hurriyet]