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Pictures & Images of Hierapolis Archaeological Site Greco Roman Ruins -

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Pictures & images of the ruins of Hierapolis archaeological site near Pamukkale in Turkey.

Hierapolis is an ancient Spa City that traces its roots back to Classical Phrygia when it was the sacred site of Cybele. It was founded by the Attalid kings of Pergamon at the end of the 2nd century BC and its name was derived from Hiera, the beautiful wife of Telephos, the legendary founder of Pergamum.

In 133 BC Attalus III died and he bequeathed his kingdom to Rome...
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