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Address: Selcuk, Turkey
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One of the main streets through the city, it was once lined with fountains,...

One of the main streets through the city, it was once lined with fountains, monuments and various shops and galleries.

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An off shoot to the right as you walk through the city.

This is not quite half way through the tour off to the right side of the street. You'll be in full view of the main square near this location. I believe it is just after the... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Saint John, Canada
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Saint John, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is not quite half way through the tour off to the right side of the street. You'll be in full view of the main square near this location. I believe it is just after the public washrooms from the ancient city. You'll have to wait until the end of the tour to use the present day ones located near... More 

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Pretoria, South Africa
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The pathway is impressive not only for itself, but for everything that can be found adjacent to it. Walk the full distance and see all the ruins.

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Alice Springs, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

The section between the Domitian Square, (just after the Fountain of Pollio) and the Library of Celsus was called Curetes street. The well retained paved street, was originally reserved only for horses and carts and is only a part of the overall intriguing history of this ancient place.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

the whole foot path were paved with marble rocks. this attraction takes at least 2 hours to visit. it is adviced to bring some water along.

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Saar, Bahrain
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Curetes Street was once the main street of this place, and when you walk down this well preserved road, you can't help but admire how advanced ancient civilizations actually were in so many ways. The columns on either side and the stone slabs are in good condition even now, but be warned that the road can get slippery, so wear... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

There used to be a lot of stores on both side of street. All famous tour sites are located next to this street. It is better to walk from upper entrance which you can walk down instead climbing up.

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Fareham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

It takes little imagination to feel what it would have been like when this street was full of bustling shoppers and worshippers and slaves instead of tourists. Truly remarkable.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

This was part of an Ephesus Tour and we learned that this street was once part of a bustling marketplace. There are groves in the street that assisted with transporting goods along the street. Truly enjoyed walking through history!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2016

to think a few thousand years ago this would of been the main street in this roman city you really feel you are walking their footsteps

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

walking this street is like traveling back in time. so nice and easy to see the ruins. the rock does/can get slippery. neat to see the grooves the Romans slashed in the rock for traction. walk slow, take your time and enjoy!

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