Patara Excavation Director Prof. Dr. Havva İşkan Işık, with a video he uploaded to his social media account, invited Patara Ancient City, which he said was more beautiful in winter.
The ancient city in Antalya’s Kaş district, which has become more well-known after President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared 2020 as the “Year of Patara”, is having quiet days new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic and weather conditions.
Heading the excavations in Patara Ancient City, Işık stated in his post on his social media account that the ancient city has become dazzling after the strong wind and rain. At such times, people want to know, “Who stepped on this land and stones I walked through thousands of years of history and who crossed them?” Işık, telling that Patara is lovely in every aspect and showing the historical places and the ancient street under the rain, called “We are waiting for you all, Patara is more beautiful in this season”. Işık’s post has received many likes.