Tag Archives: Lycia

Walking in the Steps of the Lycians

Our plan for the day was to take the ancient Lycian trail – dating back to 3,000 BC – from the valley of Kayakӧy, where we were staying for a long weekend, over the mountains and down to the seaside … Continue reading

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A Visit to the Ancient City of Patara

Over the past few years I have visited the site of the ancient City of Patara on numerous occasions often whilst out with the Kalkan Tuesday Walking Club.  And on these walks we have passed the Bouleuterion which, in the … Continue reading

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Walking the Lycian Aqueducts

One of the most amazing features of the Lycian civilisation still remaining today is the series of aqueducts that bring fresh spring water from the foothills of the Taurus mountains to the ancient cities of Xanthos, Letoon and Patara.  These … Continue reading

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