Ephesus

Friday, April 25th, 2008

Ephesus is the best-preserved ancient site in the world. During its long history, which extends back into the third Millennium before Christ, Ephesus one of the most important centers of Antiquity, has always played significant role in science, culture and arts. The prominent role of Ephesus in the Ancient world.

The largest temple of the cult of Artemis (Diana) which developed out of the traditions of the Anatolian Mother Goddess Kybele, is also located in Ephesus. This temple numbers among seven wonders of the world.

Excavation on the superb terrace houses in Ephesus has recently been completed. They now open to the public for the very first time, separate extra admission applies.
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