Travel Blogs from Ephesus, Turkey

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Katakolon, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Katakolon

A travel blog entry by hp5961

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Our port for today is Katakolon. We are heading off to Olympia and then beach ...

Unter Palmen, Selçuk, Türkei travel blog

Unter Palmen

A travel blog entry by schmutzi

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Da haben wir wieder mal ein schönes Plätzchen gefunden: Deliri Camp in der Nähe von Selçuk. Gleich zu Beginn der Tour noch bei Foça hatten wir ein herrliche Route oberhalb der Küste mit grandiosem Blick auf so manch ...

Turkey, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Turkey

A travel blog entry by kiek1840

Second stop on our ...

Extremely Hot but Very Cool Is Ephesus, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Extremely Hot but Very Cool Is Ephesus

A travel blog entry by mickisc

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... and listened. Everyone hears about Pompeii and Mt. Vesuvius, but you don't hear much about the ruins buried by earthquakes in Ephesus. Pompeii is a tragic but interesting story. Ephesus has better piles of rocks. ;-) With the sun draining our energy, we ...

Dining near Ephesus- Yavuz Unyeri, Selçuk, Turkey travel blog

Dining near Ephesus- Yavuz Unyeri

A travel blog entry by bnnashton

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Oscar showed us a location with some authentic Turkish food when we journeyed to Ephesus. Oscar compared the dish, Gözlemeler, to a pancake, but it could just as easily be compared to flatbread. I ordered spinach and cheese inside of my bread, and ...

St. Mary's House, Selçuk, Turkey travel blog

St. Mary's House

A travel blog entry by bnnashton

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... Mary, the mother of Jesus. The house was reportedly revealed the German nun Catherina Emmerich in the 19th century and found in Ephesus by an expedition in 1891. The revelation in part may have been based on the connection in John's gospel between John ...

Ephesus, Turkey Population 90,700, Selçuk, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus, Turkey Population 90,700

A travel blog entry by anitamercado

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In port of Kusadasi 1pm-8pm. Norwegian tour, Magnificent Ephesus 1:30pm-5pm. $60 Decided to take advantage of the special the spa was having, so I had a facial, and back & foot massage at 8:30. What a great way to start the day! I spent some time ...

Seuls avec les chats..., Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Seuls avec les chats...

A travel blog entry by ouratour

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L'excursion à Ephèse aura été un des plus beaux moments de notre passage en Turquie... Nous quittons Izmir tot le matin vers 6h15 (tres tot pour moi) pour rejoindre une gare routiere, a 10 km, dont l'un des bus prend la route d'Ephese C'est un peu ...

The Temple of Artemis, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

The Temple of Artemis

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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The temple of Artemis was another one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. However, like most of them - not much of anything ...

Ephesus, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus

A travel blog entry by satterwhitenp

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... Turks joke that the land mass of Turkey is increasing.  The ports are moved every few years to compensate for this.  Ephesus was one of the cities of the Revelation (rev 2:1-7). Paul lived and lectured ere for tow years (Acts18:8-9).  It ...

arrıvıng ın turkey, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

arrıvıng ın turkey

A travel blog entry by joecool10

turkey...a totally foreıgn place to me. ı dıdnt know what to expect - would ıt be old? decrept?.....ı was totally wrong. Turkey has so far blown me away. ıt ıs modern and ancıent. the people are welcomıng and frıendly. the fırst port ı ...

How Ancient Can One Gets?, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

How Ancient Can One Gets?

A travel blog entry by tatot

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Apparently Turkey is full of ancient cities. Man, the Romans must have loved Turkey so much! Ephesus is another ancient city built by the Romans. Ephesus was the second largest city after Rome itself during the Roman period. However, the artifacts found ...

Ephesus you had a beautiful carpet can I have it.., Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus you had a beautiful carpet can I have it..

A travel blog entry by geordiesez

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... the behaviour of fellow travellers who whinge and moan. Well people in glass houses leads to the sound of breaking glass.  The trip to Ephesus was going to be interesting as we were going to be using iPods to do the tour and some of my colleagues will ...

Apr 29, 2008, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Apr 29, 2008

A travel blog entry by tjphilippe

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Ephesus & Kusadasi, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus & Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by danestern

Ephesus Here's another ancient city, much like Pergamum with very interesting ruins. Originally this housed the Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World (3 of the 7 were in Turkey!). Some of the sights that are still here: ...

Efesus (Ephesus), Efesus, Turkey travel blog

Efesus (Ephesus)

A travel blog entry by nate-n-amy

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... a few years ago. Here's a good reference if you're curious about the history of Efesus: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ephesus Returning to the tour bus, we encountered the usual string of vendor booths. One enterprising fellow here tried to earn ...

Turkey 2- 4th September 2012 - Ephesus, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Turkey 2- 4th September 2012 - Ephesus

A travel blog entry by amery

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Turkey- 4th September 2012 - Ephesus Must be 30 years ago we visited Ephesus off a cruise ship, and I guess it must have left a lasting impression as we were very keen to do it all again.            The city was ...

Ephesus, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus

A travel blog entry by turkishdelight

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Flight over Ephesus and the Med, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Flight over Ephesus and the Med

A travel blog entry by simifa

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Took a flight today on a Microlight Glider= Was just straight up fun= during my flight I flew over the most reputed of ancient Roman and Greek ruins. I also flew out over the Mediterranean= our bus is coming so I have to run= its a 6 hour ride= were ...

Ephesus Ancient City, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus Ancient City

A travel blog entry by lonnie24

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... from the city of Ephesus is the House of the Virgin Mary. It is known that St John brought the Virgin Mary to Ephesus 4-5 years after the death of Christ. A german nun Anna Katherina Emmerich (1774-1824) who was paralysed all through her life established ...

The Epic Ephesus with Greg and Linda - Day 9, Selçuk, Turkey travel blog

The Epic Ephesus with Greg and Linda - Day 9

A travel blog entry by edabaja

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... me to look more into history and travel more often; there is just so much that I don't know... We then walked around in Ephesus for a couple hours - an ancient Roman city. This was the first time that I actual got a feel of what living in ancient times ...

Curetes Street, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Curetes Street

A travel blog entry by nahury1

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The main street down to the Library. Major sites along the way include the Temple of Hadrian, Hercules' Gate, Fountain of ...

Ephèse, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephèse

A travel blog entry by vent-dest

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Caroline commence à faire une overdose de sites archéologiques mais celui d'Ephèse vaut tout de même le détour ! On se rapproche des côtes en direction d’Izmir, le site d’Ephèse sera notre dernière étape en Turquie. Encore une fois, ...

Where No Scooter Has Gone Before, Selçuk, Turkey travel blog

Where No Scooter Has Gone Before

A travel blog entry by leoours

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... is it cant traverse steps so I waited for Linda as she walked up steps into the ruins if the library. Standing in the Ephesus agora, our guide pointed to the watch tower, where many believe St. Paul was imprisoned. When St. Paul was in Ephesus it ...

The Mother Goddesses, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

The Mother Goddesses

A travel blog entry by mjanesmith

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... son and he put it right in the MIDDLE of the town's main thoroughfare.      As an Imperial administrative site, Ephesus would naturally have a large theater. I walked up almost to the top of the seating so you can get a feel for the ...

Ephesus, Virgin Mary, and Cruise Ships OH MY!, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus, Virgin Mary, and Cruise Ships OH MY!

A travel blog entry by abalzer

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... even got me a present—SUN SCREEN, but more on that later.  Today we visited the ancient ruins at Ephesus, TurkeyEphesus was about a twenty minute drive from Kusadasi north along the coast.  The coastline of the Aegean Sea was ...

Pamucak, Pamucak, Turkey travel blog

Pamucak

A travel blog entry by antonunterwegs

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... und uns erst einmal im Meer abkühlen. Gegenüber Istanbul mit seinen 30 Grad ist es hier locker um die 40. Morgen steht Ephesus und etwas abhängen auf dem Programm. Etwas zum Truck, der nun für die nächsten 12 Wochen unser Transportmittel sein wird. ...

Ephesus, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus

A travel blog entry by tim.long

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... was at its peak during the 1st and 2nd century AD. It was a major Roman city second in importance and size only to Rome. Ephesus has been estimated to be about 400,000 inhabitants in the year 100 AD, making it the largest city in Roman Asia. In 123 AD, ...

Sep 23, 2014, Ephesus, Turkey travel blog

Sep 23, 2014

A travel blog entry by mchao

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Ephesus, Selçuk, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus

A travel blog entry by obrillips

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... the awesome hotel breakfast of all the things we didn't know what they were... Too early. Oh well. We stayed in a town just out of Ephesus and dropped our bags off at the motel as soon as we got there, grabbed rain jackets due to the black and green sky, ...

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