Corycus Ancient Churches – A Forgotten Place

After the unexpectedly difficult ancient “road”, we were finally at the top of the hill by Corycus ancient churches. As I had already been here before, I knew the churches are worth seeing, even many times.  The point of going through the necropolis was to explore that area and to see it from a different angle. But I had not expected this path to be that difficult. Still, I must

Lost in Corycus Necropolis

After having had a look at the castles in Kizkalesi we decided to continue to the ancient/medieval burial site, or Corycus necropolis just across the highway. The location is easily recognized by the carved picture of a Roman soldier and the grave houses behind it. However, one can be forgiven for mistaking the grave houses here for being the whole necropolis. After all, the area is overgrown and difficult to