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Ephesus Ancient City is the gem of Turkey. The Ephesus is considered as one of the best preserved Greco-Roman heritage sites in the World. The must-see attractions of Ephesus: Temple of Artemis and Library of Celsus.
Cult of Goddesses in Ephesus
The city of Ephesus was under the influence Phrygian Goddess Cybele initially. Cybele Cult evolved into the Greek Goddess Artemis following the rise of Ionian Leauge. The people of Ephesus built the largest temple of the Ancient Ages, which was dedicated to Artemis.
People became so obsessed with the Artemis, they declared the Greek Goddess as the protector of the city. They did not even bother to build walls around the city to protect themselves from the invasions. They believed that Artemis would do the job. However they ended up losing their city and temple to the Lydian King Croesus.
Ephesus city continued its existence under the domination of Lydians, Persians, Alexander the Great, Diadochis, Roman Empire, Byzantine Empire and Ottoman Empire. Nowadays it’s located within the Selchuk province of Izmir City, Turkey.
In this article I would like to show you some beautiful photos of Ephesus. The visuals merely show you, why Ephesus is one of the must-see places in Turkey.
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Strolling Through The Ancient Strees
Walking through the Curetes Street will make you feel as if you made a time travel. Ephesus dates back thousand years B.C. However the architecture is left from Roman period. More reading about the history of Ephesus.
Ephesus is a massive ancient city, it’s recommended to hire an Ephesus Private Tour Guide for your Ephesus visits. Turkland offers guided private tours of Ephesus.
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The temple is built to honour famous Roman Emperor: Publius Aelius Hadrianus. You can come across to these unique historical places while walking through the streets of Ephesus.
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Library of Celsus is the most important building in Ephesus alongside with the Temple of Artemis. If you would like to read more information about this picturesque building please check history of Celsus Library.
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The Facade of Celsus Library
The Columns And Sculptures
Hypothetical view of the Temple of Artemis
Temple of Artemis was the holiest building in the entire Eastern Mediterranean during the Ancient Ages. Even though there are a few columns left from it, still well-worth to visit. More information about the history of Artemis Temple.
In order to gain comprehensive knowledge about the Ephesus Ancient City and it’s attractions, it’s recommended to hire a private guide in Ephesus.
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