"Homeric Troy?" Top 5 Page for this destination Troy by Kuznetsov_Sergey
Troy Travel Guide: 64 reviews and 371 photos
You will see this giant map of Troia with the hearty welcome just after you leave your car or a bus. Troy as a legendary city and centre of the Trojan War attracts a lot of tourists from all over the world. It was one of the main attractions in my rout across Turkey and I was happy to see it with my own eyes.
Now it is the name of an archaeological site, the traditional location of Homeric Troy, at the Hisarlik Hill, close to the seacoast.
Today there is a Turkish town called Truva in the vicinity of the archaeological site, but this town has grown up recently to service the tourist trade.
The archaeological site is officially called Troia by the Turkish government and appears as such on many maps.
You can watch my 1 min 51 sec HD Video Troy Museum HD out of my Youtube channel with music by Vangelis,
3 min 47 sec HD Video Troy HD out of my Youtube channel with music by Vangelis - Mythodea,
2 min 40 sec HQ Video Troy slide show part I out of my Youtube channel with music by Vangelis,
2 min 35 sec HQ Video Troy slide show part II out of my Youtube channel with music by Vangelis,
2 min 13 sec HQ Video Troy slide show part III out of my Youtube channel with music from Troy trailer,
1 min 54 sec HQ Video Troy slide show part IV out of my Youtube channel with music by Vangelis – Song of Seas.
Completed pages out of my trip to Turkey in April-May of 2008:
8) Navsehir Ili,
16) Izmir Ili,
22) Istanbul Ili,
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