Van

Van

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The former capital of the Urartian Empire.

Island Akdamar

Island Akdamar

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The former capital of the Urartian Empire.

Tatvan at the foot of the volcano Nemrut

Tatvan at the foot of the volcano Nemrut

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The "Rose of Kurdistan" at the foot of the volcano Nemrut.

Hasankeyf

Hasankeyf

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Roman border fortress to prevent the Persians from crossing the Tigris.

Mardin

Mardin

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Ancient city on the border to Syria

Sunrise on Mount Nemrut Dağ

Sunrise on Mount Nemrut Dağ

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Sunrise on the 2150 meter high mountain Nemrut Dağ. UNESCO World Heritage Site since 1987!

Mount Nemrut Dağ

Mount Nemrut Dağ

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Sunset on the west side of the Nemrut Dağ.

Göbekli Tepe

Göbekli Tepe

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About 11,500 years ago a place of worship was built here - the oldest that has ever been found.

[Translate to English:] Çanakkale

[Translate to English:] Çanakkale

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My base for a trip to Troy. The original requisite from the film "Troy" were donated to the town of Çanakkale and are now standing on the promenade.