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Antikes Theater

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A: Roman amphitheater. Side. Turkey

Af Konstantin Brizhnichenko, 20 meter væk

Roman amphitheater. Side. Turkey

B: Roman amphitheater. Side. Turkey

Af Konstantin Brizhnichenko, 40 meter væk

Roman amphitheater. Side. Turkey

C: Roman amphitheater. Side. Turkey

Af Konstantin Brizhnichenko, 40 meter væk

Roman amphitheater. Side. Turkey

D: Side Antikes Theater

Af Dirk Kurzmann, 130 meter væk

Side Antikes Theater

E: Ruinen Side Antikes Theater

Af Dirk Kurzmann, 170 meter væk

Ruinen Side Antikes Theater

F: State agora, Side, Turkey

Af Konstantin Brizhnichenko, 270 meter væk

State agora, Side, Turkey

G: Apollon Tempel Side

Af Dirk Kurzmann, 560 meter væk

Apollon Tempel Side

H: Apollon,Side,Antalya

Af Barbaros Caglar, 570 meter væk

Apollon,Side,Antalya

Apollon,Side,Antalya

I: Apollo Temple. Side. Turkey

Af Konstantin Brizhnichenko, 570 meter væk

Apollo Temple. Side. Turkey

J: Apollon Tempel

Af Dirk Kurzmann, 570 meter væk

Apollon Tempel

Dette panorama blev taget i Turkey, Middle East

Dette er et overblik over Middle East

Modern civilization began right here in the Tigris-Euphrates river valley. Also known as the Fertile Crescent or Mesopotamia, this is the place where, six thousand years ago, agriculture, writing and mathematics were brought into widespread use.

The term "Middle East" comes from the British navy, which used it to describe the countries on the trade route from Europe to India and China. Everything from Afghanistan to Morocco may possibly be classified as "middle eastern", depending on whom you ask -- and when.

Only a partial list of past Empires in the middle eastern territory includes Sumeria, Babylonia, Persia, the Ottoman Empire and the Roman Empire!

When northern Europe was still lurking about in slimy cold stone castles playing chess, the Middle East was enjoying the flowers of poetry, luxurious craftsmanship, music and literature. In fact, the Renaissance in Europe was partly inspired by stories brought back from the middle east by travelers along the trade route.

Strategic location, religious history and the world's largest supply of crude oil have kept the Middle East at the center of world activity for centuries. The saga continues.

Text by Steve Smith.

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