The Discovery of Derinkuyu Underground City

The First Written Account

Image Credits: Getty Images/Traveler1116

Image Credits: Getty Images/Traveler1116

The underground city was discovered in the Cappadocia region in Turkey - a region that deserves an article of its own due to its rich history and heritage. Xenophon, an ancient Greek philosopher, wrote one of the first accounts of the region in modern-day Turkey in his work, Anabasis

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