TravelPod Member ReviewsUlusan Hotel Meram
in the old town close to everything and a lot of help from the owner to find a doctor, a restaurant and the place where the whirling dervishes were performing
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... between the Aegean in western Asia and the Euprates in eastern Asia, Iconium was certainly an important city for commerce and military strength. The city was so important that Emperor Claudius (41-54 A.D.) bestowed the honorific title of Claud-Iconium (“Claudiconium”), which appears on coinage and inscriptions of the 1st - 2nd century A.D. This act indicated the degree to which Claudius praised the city, but Iconium did not reach colonial status until ...
... the teachings of an individual (not referring to Jesus or apostolic examples in Scripture), they find themselves with divided loyalties. They cannot be both loyal to Scripture (in the absolute sense) AND loyal to the Christian leader because no person can have two masters. The only option to hold both at the same time is to let the leader's view of Scripture become our view. But as a consequence from that decision, we no longer are loyal to Scripture. It is a ...
... now the Mevlana Rumi Museum. Mevlana was a highly respected philosopher/poet/theologian from the 13th century. After his death in 1273 his burial site in Konya became a shrine. His son and followers created the Mevlevi Order based on his teachings. The Mevlevi order is better known as the Whirling Dervishes, who sought a closer relationship to God through their dancing. The Mevlana museum is an important religious site to many Muslims.
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... mistake. Instead, he took us to a “pirate ship”, painted black with fake sail rigging and a mannequin of Captain Jack Sparrow (Pirates of the Caribbean) on the back and about 100 people already on board. We hesitated and then decided that it was still a cheap trip and we’d give it a shot. And… we had a blast. We stopped twice to swim in the gorgeous water and jump off the boat. It was busy, but once we relaxed, it was a ...
... But the city divided and some went with the jews and others with us, and then a mob of Gentiles and Jews and started to Attack and Stone us and then from there we fled from the country going to Lycaonia, and Derbe also Lystra and preached the word of the lord ...
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Yeni Meram Yolu No:2 Meram Merkez, Meram | Hotelfrom $75