Welcome to Alanya

Alanya is a seaside resort city in the Mediteranian region of Turkey, which is in Antalya province. It have beautiful scenery with Taurus mountain at the north and the Mediteranian sea at the south. Yes, Alanya is far from Istanbul which is 15 hours by bus. But if you want to get hurry to be in Alanya, you can reach by plane to Gazipaşa airport (from Istanbul) about 1 hour.

Welcome to Alanya and enjoy its beauty.

Thursday, June 25, 2009

kuyularönü mosque alanya

kuyularönü mosque

kuyularönü mosque is one of the old mosque in alanya. this mosque built in 1470. being restore in 1765, 1942, and 2005.
this is one of the famous place for tourist to visit. many tourist visit this mosque. there are rules for visitor to entry this mosque (writing in 4 languages), the rules are:
  1. please take off your shoes before you enter the mosque
  2. women shouldn't go into the mosque without covering their head and legs
  3. men shouldn't enter the mosque wearing shorts
  4. no photos allowed while praying

the rules

there are some scarves hanging on the hanger near to the mosque entrance. it is provide for women who need the scarves.

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