Allianoi Ancient City in Turkey
Date : 18.06.2019 13:58:29
Allianoi Ancient City is located in Bergama. Allianoi Ancient Theatre very beautiful destination in Izmir in terms of culture tourism.
Allianoi is an ancient spa settlement, with remains dating predominantly from the Roman Empire period located near the city of Pergamon in Turkey's İzmir City. The site is at a distance of 18 km. to the northeast of Bergama, on the road to the neighboring town of İvrindi.
One particularity of Allianoi is its being a very recent historical discovery. It was mentioned only once in the 2nd century by the orator and medicinal writer Aelius Aristides in his "Hieroi Logoi", one of the key sources for the knowledge on the science of healing as it was understood at that time. No other writer of antiquity nor any epigraphic finding known had referred to Allianoi.
Category : Ancient Cities in Turkey