YENİCUMA MOSQUE
It was dedicated to Saint Eugenios, the saviour and the protector of Trabzon. It is not known when the church was first built. According to researchers, the first construction was a basilica. There is also an inscription dating from 1291. The present building was probably built with a cruciform plan in the 14th century. Without a narthex, the building has three naves and three apses today.
THE MYSTERY OF DETAILS: HAGIA SOPHIA
Trabzon Ayasofya Church which serves as a museum today was constructed in the time of Manuel Comnenos I (1238-1263), one of the kings of Trabzon Empire.
THE MUSEUM OF TRABZON
The mansion which today serves as the Museum of Trabzon was constructed by the money broker Kostaki Teophylaktos around 1898-1918 in the early 1900s. The architect of the mansion is supposed to have been an Italian, however his name is not clarified. The structure reveals that most of the materials used in the construction of this mansion were imported from Italy. In 1917, Kostaki Teophylaktos went bankrupt, and all his property including this mansion was confiscated.
VAZELON MONASTERY
The monastery is located among pine trees, 7 km west from Kiremitli village in Maçka district. On the area, there is a cave and a water spring. The monastery was first built in front of the cave.
ABOUT DÜZKÖY
Our county had been a village with the name of “Haçka” before it became a county in 1944 and its name has been changed as “Düzköy” when it became a municipality in 1961. It was a municipality of Akçaabat untill 9th May 1990 when it became a county with the law of 3644. County of Düzköy is consisted of 6 different neighbourhoods as Düzalan, Orta Mahalle, Büyük Mahalle, Cevizlik Mahallesi, Yenimahalle, Tepecik.
ABOUT ARAKLI
Similar to other counties in the Eastern Black Sea region, the pre-history of Arakli has not been clarified with archeological excavations either.
A JOURNEY TO THE CENTER OF THE EARTH: CAL CAVE
Cal Cave is recognized as the second longest cave of the world. A small stream flows through the cave. There is a historical castle over the cave. It is 5 km to Duzkoy on the southwest and has an elevation of 1050 m above sea level. The cave bifurcates into two in 200 meters to the entrance. It is understood that the castle was communicated with the cave through inner passages and in time these passages were covered due to the landslides.
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İSKENDERPASHA MOSQUE
ABOUT AKÇAABAT
ABOUT OF
SİSDAĞI PLATEAU
A BREATH OF LIFE WITHIN THE SPRUCE FORESTS: KAYABASI PLATEAU
ABOUT VAKFIKEBİR
THE PLATEAU OF SPIRIT: HACKA NOMAD CAMPING SITE
ERDOĞDU BEY MOSQUE
SANTA MARIA CHURCH
DEĞİRMENDERE BRIDGE
ZAĞNOS PASHA BRIDGE
NEMLİZADE MANSION
ABOUT HAYRAT
YOROZ LIGHTHOUSE
THE PLATEAU OF MARTYRS: SULTAN MURAD
YAVUZ SULTAN SELIM
SUMELA MONASTERY
ABOUT SÜRMENE
THE FORTRESS OF TRABZON
LİMONSUYU PLATEAU
ALACAHAN
ÇARŞI MOSQUE
KADIRALAK PLATEAU
A LONG AND GREEN LAKE IN THE BLACK SEA’S ALPES: UZUNGOL
ABOUT ŞALPAZARI
ABOUT KÖPRÜBAŞI
ABOUT MAÇKA
HAPSİYAŞ BRIDGE
ABOUT TONYA
THE SYMBOL OF CLEANLINESS CULTURE IN TRABZON: PASHA BATH
ZAĞNOS BASTION
THE HILL OFFERING THE CITY IN ITS HANDS: BOZTEPE
ORTAHİSAR MOSQUE
THE ARSENAL
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