• That Queen Cleopatra bathed in the sea and sun of the coves of Alanya,
  • That Alanya was the winter capital of the Anatolian Seljuk Empire,
  • That Alanya’s name was derived from the Seljuk Siltan Alaaddin Keykubat,
  • That Alanya has the best preserved dockyard of the whole Mediterranean basin, and the only one still standing along the Anatolian coast,
  • That the City walls of Alanya Fortress were 6 km long and reinforced with 140 bastions, and that inside the City walls there were 400 cisterns…