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Up the Meander River—Priene to Pamukkale

Lecture no. 18 from the course: The Great Tours: Greece and Turkey, from Athens to Istanbul

Up the Meander River—Priene to Pamukkale

Taught by Professor John R. Hale | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Travel Courses

Travel to three extraordinary ancient cities: In Priene, explore one of the ancient world's most spectacular classical ruins, with its remarkable council hall, sacred sites, and superb theater. Then study the sumptuous sarcophagi, bathhouses, and amazingly preserved stadium at Aphrodisias. Finish at Pamukkale, site of imposing mausoleums, healing waters, and cliffside "hanging pools."


June 6, 2016