Category: Sense of Place
Photo and caption by Mehmet Fatih Yaldız
Pergamon was an ancient Greek city in Aeolis, today located 16 miles (26 km) from the Aegean Sea on a promontory on the north side of the river Caicus (modern day Bakırçay). Some ancient authors regarded it as a colony of the Arcadians, but the various origin stories all belong to legend
Location: Pergamon / Bergama / Izmir
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