Knidos

Knidos, Turkey

Travel Blogs from Knidos

Knidos Travel Blogs (6)
Discovering the ruins of Knidos, Knidos, Turkey travel blog

Discovering the ruins of Knidos

A travel blog entry by goodner

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We made a quick stop in Knidos, since the winds were still high and we couldn't stay overnight here. Knidos had a couple of claims to fame: it was the home of one of the inventors of geometry, and it has some of the best ruins on the Turkish coast from ...

Knidos: It Ain

Knidos: It Ain't What it Was

A travel blog entry by oldrover

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... so. It was something of a site of pilgrimage, especially to see the statue of Aphrodite of Praxiteles. (Praxiteles was a resident of Knidos, or at  least was born there, I believe). I spent my time as usual walking all over the place despite its ...

Even terug in de tijd (Sappho

Even terug in de tijd (Sappho's sprong)

A travel blog entry by psteerenberg

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... plaats. Er is een haven aan de noord en de zuidkant en tegen de heuvel op ligt de 400 voor onze jaartelling oude stad Knidos.met zijn amfitheater , zijn tempels en huizen, een complete stad al je die wilt zien en dat allemaal aan beide kanten van de ...

Phil up the mast en route to Knidos, Knidos, Turkey travel blog

Phil up the mast en route to Knidos

A travel blog entry by peacelovemusic

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... everything from full sails, part sails, and motoring for short time (such is the vicissitudes of the wind here) we arrived at Knidos, Turkey. The ruins of the ancient city of Knidos are scattered about the slopes above the ancient harbour in which we are ...