A NEW & FASCINATING WORK ON TRABZON MONUMENTS: “TRAPEZUNT”


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KÖSE İ.

Other, pp.151-155, 2016

  • Publication Type: Other Publication / Other
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Page Numbers: pp.151-155

Abstract

Trabzon / Turkey

Trabzon, a city which throughout history has been hosting and sheltering numerous civilizations. The city due its rich past and preserved culture could have brought much of its heritage to the present day. Trabzon is a city its heritage and natural beauty may well exceed one’s expectations, with its historical heritage and natural beauties may offer beyond hopes.  On the route of Historical Silk Road, a port initially reached by ships and then with camel caravans throughout Macka district, Zigana Mountain Chains, Bayburt and Erzurum cities a passage for travelers and commodities. The city also was a stage should be passed by everyone who intended to arrive Central Asia or China. Because of this reason Trabzon a city, has been settled since Antiquity,  the city told by Xenophon and Arrianus. Due its long past Trabzon  houses numerous monuments of different civilizations.