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Dara Castle (Daras Anastasiupolis)

Founded approximately at 35 km to the north west of Nusaybin in the beginning of the 6th century AD against the rising threats from the Sassanids, ancient city of Dara was named Anastasiopolis after her founder Anastasius. A typical Roman city with her interesting rock tombs and churches, necropolis, cisterns, bridges, city walls, agora and public areas, Dara is waiting ... Read More »

Dargeçit

Dargeçit is one of the rare provinces in which ancient and current civilization lived in our country. Dargeçit, one of the centres of North Mesopotamia, has a rare structure in he world for its place and agricultural qualities. It can be regarded as an expression of a good synthesis of the works before and after Christianity combined with Turkish Islamic ... Read More »

Derik

Derik , a border neighbour of Mazıdağı, Viranşehir and Kızıltepe was founded by davutoğulları ( mala Dawıdé kalo) and Kayıhanlılar ( mala Qeya) and branch of family Terka between the years 1890-1400 .The first streets where Derik was founded are still called as Rezé Davut and Merga Keya.Derik was founded by these two families , who had to migrate to ... Read More »

Kızıltepe

Kızıltepe Smiles with ıts dominant colour of yellow stones in Mesopotamia and ıts cheer of rich ears of wheat by the reflexion of sun. The oldest name of the district was Dunaysır. It was later given the name Koçhisar. The town flourished during the Artuklu rule as an important trade center on crossroads Diyarbakır-Musul and Urfa-Musul. It became a district ... Read More »

Mazıdağı

[WPL sf_select_listing=”-1″ sf_select_property_type=”-1″ sf_select_sp_featured=”-1″ sf_select_sp_hot=”-1″ sf_select_user_id=”” wpltarget=”” limit=”12″ wplorderby=”p.mls_id+0″ wplorder=”DESC”] Mazıdagı was founded in the land 1030-1090high and in the middle of the round mountains where its name is coming in the 47 km northwest of Mardin, in Dicle part of southeast Anatolian Region. Althoughit was a nook related to Savur and Derik, it was become a province on 9th ... Read More »