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... I was anticipating, and I think one of the most interesting parts was seeing the ancient pool that was thought to have healing powers associated with it. There's still water (and frogs) in the basin.
Tomorrow I'll take a break from the long bus rides and stay closer to Selcuk. There are a couple of tombs near here that I plan to see in the morning, which should leave me the rest of the day for visiting Ephesos (finally!).
... almost makes one dizzy. But ohh the views! They certainly knew their Real Estate principles... The river down the hill was the source of water brought in by aqueducts and stored in cisterns.I bow to those architects and engineers! We proceeded to the Asklepion, the Medical Centre that could be seen from the top of the hill. It became famous due to a local, Dr. Galen, who had studied in Alexandria and elsewhere, treated ...
... t have the construction skills of the later Romans.
Here are some photos of the Roman arches supporting Pergamum. I'm totally fascinated by this stuff!
The walls of Pergamum encircled the hilltop ...
... to see the UNESCO World Heritage site of Aphrodisias, named after the Greek goddess of Love, Aphrodite. This area is known as having the most well preserved Stadium and Grand Theatre. Amazing, especially for the students who have never seen anything old!
We also stopped at the newly discovered site of Laodicea, built by Antiochus II Theo in 261-253 B.C. in honor of his wife Laodicea. This great Roman city had a stadium, ...
... they all suicided on April 1st by jumping offthe city walls. Permigmom discovered parchment paper, was the home of Hippocrates and the Centre of Medicine, had the first known hospital and had a library of 200,000 books. Once again, Mehmet, our guide brought it to life.
Second stop was the ancient city of Troy or Troia as the turks call it. This was also a huge seaport in its ...