Unesco's world heritage: Nemrut Dağı, Adıyaman, Turkey

Turkey, Adıyaman, Nemrut Dağı

Giambologna's largest work, the mountain god, Appennino (1577) sits outside of Florence, Italy.

The Hercules Gate, Ephesus, Turkey

Mount Nemrut, Turkey


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Mosaic Floor, Ruins of Petra, Jordan.


Nemrut or Nemrud is a 2,134 m high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the 1st century BC.

ruins of the library in Ephesus. The apostle Paul preached in this city. © Doug Nelson

Unesco's world heritage: Troy, Turkey

Ancient City of Myra located in Demre, Turkey

The Library of Celsius, ruins of Ephesus, Turkey

Huanglong- Tibetan China

Stone Heads, Mt. Nemrut, Turkey. Thought to be the burial tumulus and Hierotheseion (Holy Seat) of the 1st century BC Commagene king, Antiochus I Epiphanes.

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Library of Celsus Ephesus Turkey

LYCIA: Rock-cut Tombs in Dalyan, Turkey: Six rock tombs on the Dalyan river c.400BC

✮ Goreme in Cappadocia, central Anatolia, Turkey