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Kaunos Archaeological Site Pictures & Images. Dalyan, Turkey





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Pictures & images of Kaunos ( Caunus ) was an ancient city located on an inlet on the Aegean Sea, Turkey.

Kaunos was the mythical Greek son of Miletos, Apollo's Son. He fell in love with his twin sister Byblis and in an attempt to avoid his illicit passion Kaunos ran away and built a new city far away.

In the 5th cent. B.C Kaunos was a city on the border of Lycia and Caria. The rock tombs on the edge of Kaunos are fronted with Hellenistic Ionic order temple...
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