Phrygia

PHRYGIA: A GLORIOUS HISTORY BETWEEN MOUNTAINS

You must have heard the stories about the King Midas, about his ears, his touch… Well, Phrygia is the place to visit if you would like to learn more.

Phrygia is the region where one of the first civilizations had settled in 8 BC. Occupying mostly the Central Anatolia region, the civilization determined their capital as the city of Gordion.

Phrygian people are well-known with their harsh rules about agriculture and their art of rock-carving. While wondering around the mountainous region surrounded by the green forests you may come across some of the examples of their animal designs on rocks and rock-carved castles and worshipping places.

To soak up the great history of Anatolia, pack your bags and join the adventure.

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Ankara

Ankara is the capital of Turkish Republic, yes that is a fact. But did you know that it used to be one of the most important Roman settlements in Anatolia and hosted many civilization like Hittites, Phrygians, Lydians, Persians, Byzantians and many more. OK, you know now. Let’s dive into Ankara’s rich historical legacy and learn some more about this glorious city that is also well-known for its cat, goat and rabbit.

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