Ephesus and selcuk
Ephesus and Selcuk
Ephesus (Efes) and the Temple of Artemis is located in the town of Selcuk, Turkey. It is located 20 minutes away from Kusadasi. This archaeological site was recognized as one of the Seven Wonders of the World. This ancient is site is one of the most frequented sites in Turkey. Most people find that Ephesus is well preserved and still has a lot of important standing buildings. While you are there, one of the main attractions is the Celsus Library. This Library has been well preserved and is such a beautiful sight to see.
As you continue to walk around, you will be able to enjoy the Great Theater. This area is beautifully preserved and you will be able to sit down and enjoy the view. During the summer months, you will be able to enjoy a concert in the Great Theatre and enjoy the live music. While you are here, you will see many standing ruins that are still in great condition. This area can be enjoyed for many hours. There are plenty of original ancient Greek writing.
While you are in Ephesus, there is a wonderful restaurant called, the Cave of the Seven Sleepers. This restaurant is set up as a tea house. As you walk in, you can see the original beauty that has not changed. As you continue to walk in, you will then see an area where you can sit in a traditional tea room. This room is set up to sit on the floor on Turkish rugs and cushions.
While you are in Selcuk, stop and enjoy the local cuisine. This area offers mini markets and shops where you can purchase different spices and variety of fruits and vegetables. The items that you get are all fresh and worth visiting. While in Selcuk, there is an area where you can drink tea and look at the Roman pillars that are still standing. In the summer months, you can see Storks on top of the pillars, resting.
In this area, you will also find a town called Sirince. This is an old Greek town and offers the best fruit wines in Turkey and is also exported around the world. Sirince also offers fresh Olive Oil and other natural products. While you are driving up the hill, you will see beautiful views of olive trees and breath-taking views of the sunset. This area is still an active village. You will see the daily life of the villagers while trying to cater to the tourist.
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