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National Palace Museum – The world’s largest collection of priceless Chinese art treasures in Taipei
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National Palace Museum – The world’s largest collection of priceless Chinese art treasures in Taipei

A permanent collection of nearly 600,000 pieces of ancient Chinese imperial artifacts and artworks, making it one of the largest of its type in the world. The collection encompasses 5,000 years of history of Chinese art from the Neolithic age to the moder...
Hierothesion of Mount Nemrut – The gods around an ancient royal tomb in Kâhta
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Hierothesion of Mount Nemrut – The gods around an ancient royal tomb in Kâhta

In 62 BC, King Antiochus I Theos of Commagene built on the mountain top a tomb-sanctuary flanked by huge statues 8–9 meters high of himself, two lions, two eagles and various Greek and Iranian gods, such as Heracles-Artagnes-Ares, Zeus-Oromasdes, and Apol...

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