Tagged: Ephesus tour guide

Hercules in Turkey

Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes Hercules, one of the most well-known characters of Greek and Roman mythology, who is also known as Heracles has settled in cultures all over the world...

Roman Empire

Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes Et tu, Brute? (You too, Brutus?) Roman Emperor Caesar Founded in the 1st century B.C. under the leadership of Augustus, the Roman Empire ruled in the...

Panayır Mountain

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute Panayır Mountain is one of the two mountains surrounding Ephesus Ancient City. Panayır Mountain gets its name from the Greek word which means ”Gathering”. Throughout the...

Cruises Are Back to Kusadasi

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes UPDATE October 14, 2021 Today Viking Cruise made its 3rd visit to Kusadasi Cruise Port. News sources confirmed that several other cruise liners such as Norwegian,...

Top 10 Reasons To Visit Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: 4 minutes Ephesus is a UNESCO World Heritage Site Seeing a world heritage site is not an everyday adventure for many of us. Ephesus Ancient City and surrounding...

Amazing Video of A Short Walk in Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute A YouTube channel belonging to a Professional Licensed Ephesian tour guide called IcarusFlyMore released a video featuring a short walk in Ephesus. Considering the times of...

Hermodorus of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute Hermodorus was a famous person from Ephesus who lived in the fourth century before Christ. He was a philosopher who was known with two of his...

Battle of Ephesus in 498 BC

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes The Battle of Ephesus in 498 BC was one of the turning points of the Ionian Revolt which took place between 499-493 BC. Many Greek cities...

Apelles of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute   Apelles was one of the most famous painters of his time. He was born in the city of Colophon in the fourth century BC. Colophon...

Xenophon of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute ”The Ephesian Tale of Anthia and Habrocomes” which was one of the most famous books of the ancient times. It was written by Xenophon of Ephesus....

Paeonius of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute Paeonius of Ephesus was a local of Ephesus who lived between 420 and 380 BC. Paeonius was one of the greatest architects of his time. Chersiphron...

10 Mysterious Facts About Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes Sacred flame of the goddess Hestia was kept in the Prytaneion of Ephesus ancient city. The first archeological excavations in Ephesus started in 1863. The Grand...

Rufus the Doctor from Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: 3 minutes Rufus the doctor was an Ephesian Greek who was born during the era of Emperor Trajan. Rufus was a follower of the famous physician Hippocrates and...

Polycrates of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute   Polycrates of Ephesus was one of the earliest bishops of Ephesus. He served to Christian Ephesians between 130 and 196. He personally knew Polycarp of...

10 Unknown Facts About Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: 2 minutes Ephesus was renamed as Arsineia for a short while by Lysimachus who was a general of Alexander the Great. The City was named Ephesus again after...

Maximus the Magician from Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute Maximus the Magician from Ephesus was the leading advisor and magician of Emperor Julian (331 – 363). Maximus was born to a wealth family in Ephesus...

Memnon of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute Memnon of Ephesus was the bishop of Ephesus during one of the most important Christian era events of the city which was the third ecumenical council...

Parrhasius of Ephesus

Estimated Reading Time: < 1 minute Evenor who was another painter from Ephesus was the father of Parrhasius. Parrhasius of Ephesus did not fall far from the three and became a painter himself...

Send A Quick WhatsApp Message