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Pictures & Images of Amasya Ottoman Villas & Royal Pontic Tombs, Turkey -

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Pictures & images of the Ottoman villas of Amasya along the banks of the Yeşilırmak River and the Royal Pontic Kings Tombs, Turkey

Situated in north central Turkey in the Black Sea Region, Amasya stands at the mouth of a mountainous gorge through which the Yeşilırmak River flows to the sea.

Amaseia or Amasia of antiquity dates back 7500 years its position being a natural place to control the passage of people and animals along the river gorge.

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