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Myra Theatre

Gate of Myra Theatre
Gate of Myra Theatre, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.blogspot.com.

Partly excavated semi-circular Roman theatre of Myra. The theater was destroyed in an earthquake in 141, but rebuilt afterwards. Myra is an ancient town in Lycia, where the small town of Kale (Demre) is situated today Antalya Province of Turkey. Saint Nicholas of Myra lived here. We know him today as Santa Claus.

Myra Theatre

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