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Jan 27, 2005 - The Turkish Riviera - to the East

Yesterday was the day I went on a bus tour of the ancient sites along the eastern part of Turkey that were, or still are, on the shores of the Turkish Riviera. It was one of the few good weather days that I have had while in Antalya as it has rained on the whole (think great torrents of water and waves crashing against the rocks in the harbour!). My first stop was the ancient city of Perge ("p-err-gay"). It is the city from which the beautiful marble statutes that I saw in the Antalya Museum came from. The city has some splendid examples of...

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