Aegean Turkey Introduction
The Aegean Sea extends from the Mediterranean
northward between Greece and Turkey.
It covers an area of about 214,000 km² / 82,625 sq mi and surrounds many islands. Its southern entrance is partially blocked by the islands of Crete (Girit) and Rhodes (Rodos). The Aegean extends about 640 km / 400 mi from Crete northward to the coast of Thrace and its width ranges from 195-400 km / 120-250 mi.
The coast of the Aegean is mountainous and only in Macedonia and Thrace in the north are there extensive coastal plains. The narrow waterway known as the Dardanelles enters the Aegean from the northeast and carries the discharge from the Black Sea.
Gediz (Hermos) River
Kizil Avlu (The Red Court)
Bakircay (Caicus) River
History of Ephesus
Ephesus and Christianity
Basilica of St. John
Meryemana (The Virgin Mary's House)
Kucuk Menderes (Cayster) River
Dalyan (Fish Weir) and Caunus
Kaya Koy (Rock Village)
Olu Deniz (Dead Sea)
Buyuk Menderes (Meander) River
Goncali (Laodicea Ad Lycum)
1997 Serif Yenen
All rights reserved. NO part of the information and materials in this web site may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means, electronic or mechanical, including copying, recording and storing in any information storage and retrieval system without written permission from Serif Yenen
While every effort has been made to make this web site as complete and as accurate as possible, this text should only be used as a general guide and not as an original source of information. Comments, suggestions or corrections relating to possible errors both typographical and in terms of content would be much appreciated.
The author shall have neither liability nor responsibility to any person or entity with respect to any loss or damage caused, or alleged to be caused, directly or indirectly by the information contained in this web site.
For more information
write to email@example.com
For your advertisements write to firstname.lastname@example.org