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Van - Van Castle (Castle of Tuspa) built by the Urartians around 800 BC after the Hittite state collapsed

Van - Van Castle (Castle of Tuspa)

Van Castle (Castle of Tuspa) - note the wooden staves embedded in the walls, to assist in earthquake damage prevention making the walls flexible

Van - Van Castle (Castle of Tuspa)

Van - the streets

Van - the streets

Van - the streets

Van - a chicken kebab sandwich and an Effes...couldn't ask for more

 

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