published on 07 August 2012
Aspendos was an ancient Greco-Roman city of Turkey.
According to later tradition, city was founded around 1000 BC by Greeks who may have come from Argos.
Aspendos is known for having the best-preserved theatre of antiquity.The theatre was built in 155 by the Greek architect Zenon, a native of the city, during the rule of Marcus Aurelius.
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