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Saturday / Sep 17, 2016 /

Paestum- 100 Historic Hideaways

A.Faryal / Blog, History, Travel /

Paestum is in Italy. this town was founded in the 6th century B.C. The Greek settlers called the city Poseidonia in honor of the Greek sea God Poseidon. Highlights: Paestum is home to three magnificent Doric temples, which are thought to be dedicated to the city’s namesake Poseidon (known to the Romans as Neptune), Hera and…

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Friday / Sep 16, 2016 /

Petra- 100 Historic Hideways

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Petra is one of the most spectacular sites in the Middle East and regarded as impressive ancient city remaining in the modern world. One can get to this site by travelling via road from Amman. This site is surrounded by mountains, it was constructed by Nabateans, they dominated the land of Jordan during Pre-Roman era….

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Ephesus- 100 Historic Hideways
Thursday / Sep 15, 2016 /

Ephesus- 100 Historic Hideways

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The best time to visit this ancient city of Ephesus is early May so you can enjoy Ephesus Festival as well. Ephesus is the crown jewel of Turkey’s historical sites. Ephesus was founded in Thirteenth century BC, it was a major Aegean Port. It was the capital of Roman Asia in the time of Augustus…

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Wednesday / Sep 14, 2016 /

Cordoba- 100 Historic Hideways

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Where Is It? Andalucia, Spain. In 711 the Muslims (Moors) came to Spain and after few years it was ruled by Abd-Ur-Rehman, the charismatic leader who transformed Cordoba. The Great Mosque of Cordoba known as Mezquita was build by him and still the best place to visit while traveling to Spain. I personally would love…

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