Bridge of Tigris; historical bridge of Diyarbakır province

Diyarbakır province is one of the wealthy provinces in South Eastern region. As it was the destination between west and Mesopotamia. There is a bridge that is dated back to Roman age. The other name of the bridge is ten arched brige as it has ten archs on the bridge.

According to the inscription ( it was a proof of repair), it was reconstructed by Muslim forces in 10th century AD. We don’t have detailed information about it except this information. It is certain that it is one of the important bridges on trade routes.

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Boyabat Fortress

Turkish landscape has a lot of impressive fortresses. They are the witnesses of deep historical background. Every civilization left us valuable legacy. Those fortresses are greatest elements of their legacy.

It is dated back to 6th century BC. The construction year is unknown as there is no inscription. This fortress has two sections; old and new sections. It was reconstructed by Ottoman State (earlier ages).

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