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Dear Emre and Kerem,
This castle is amazing at night with all the lighting and in daytime with the great 360 view to the Taurus mountains and to the Mediterranean. It's 100 by 300 meters in size and about 160 m above the sea level. Built initially around 4th century BC in the Hellenistic period and later expanded in the Byzantium period. Evliya Celebi, famous Turkish ...
Dear Emre and Kerem,
Today, I left Silifke early and made the 40 km hike Uzuncaburc, a small village on the Taurus mountains. Winding road has breathtaking views and you almost want to stop and capture every inch of amazing views - mentally or by the cam.
Imbriogon is a very large Roman City from the 2nd century AD with watch towers sprinkled to the landscape, the formal living areas ...
Dear Kerem and Emre,
After I visited the Uzuncaburc (Imbriogon), I then drove another 10 km to reach Olba. The story is that Imbriogon king determined to spawn off and set up another small kingdom and that's Olba, which came a bit later. Still, it's a city-state started during Hellenistic period and expanded during the Romans.
... side getting splashed by the sea. It was used to defend against pirates. It is on the site of a fourth century Roman Castle and changed hands in the 1221, the 1300's and 1469. It has been repaired in the 15th, 16th and 18th centuries. We started out just checking it out from the seaside and ended up circumambulating the whole thing. Peeks in the window showed nothing interesting inside. It looked like a ...
... destination. We stopped at a beach and Scott and Simon swam the 200 metres from the shore to the castle and had a wander, while I sat in the shade taking photos of their journey. The castle was very cool, but I was told that Mamure Castle was probably better.
On the way out we passed another castle on the shore very near to Maiden's Castle, but the boys were tired from the swims and wanted to get to Mersin so we could rest, so we forged onward.