Category Archives: Lycia

Lycian Way Trail on the Med Coast of Turkey

The information on this page has been gathered from members of the Lonely Planet Thorntree Forum on Turkey, regional contacts and Kaş colleagues who have walked the trail and have shown they have experience with the Lycian Way Trail on … Continue reading

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Hoyran of the Lycian League

From our village in Kaş, ancient ruins of Lycian and other cities are seemingly everywhere. In one easy day, a visitor can visit both Kyaenai and Hoyran and in the late afternoon have coffee, tea or something to eat at … Continue reading

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Kyaneai of the Lycian League

Ancient Kyaneai was one of the Lycian League cities. Kyaneai (or Cyaneae in Greek) means “dark blue” and also “clashing rocks”, though nobody knows why it was so named or which meaning it is supposed to have. In ancient times … Continue reading

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