Diocaesarea-Olba

Diocaesarea-Olba

Check out our ultimate guide to Diocaesarea-Olba which is located in Mersin, Turkey.

Olba was a city of Cetis in Cilicia Aspera, later forming part of Isauria. It was situated at the foot of the Taurus Mountains, on a tributary of the Calycadnus. According to Greek mythology, Olbe had been built by Ajax, the son of Teucer; it contained a temple of Zeus, whose priest once ruled over all Cilicia Aspera.

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