During the 1C AD Ephesus was the second largest city on the planet after Rome with more than 250.000 citizens. It was in the center of the known world and played the role of a gateway between the East and the West. With its gaint horbour it was lso the center of trading in antiquity. It was not only a rich commercial city but also an impressivecity that even Mark Anthony and Cleopatra spent their honeymoon in Ephesus. It is also home to one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, Temple of Artemis.
Although we got to see only %18 of the original city, it is the second largest
Ephesus is so well preserved that, walking on the ancient streets among the beautiful monuments such as the third largest library of the ancient world or the largest
The city had a great part in the history of