The ancient ruins of Turkey were uncovered by students from the ANU Centre for Classical Studies.

The ancient ruins of Turkey were uncovered by students from the ANU Centre for Classical Studies.

Travel journal: Turkey

Straddling Europe and Asia, Turkey has long been a place of strategic importance.

A group of intrepid ANU students and staff from the Centre for Classical Studies visited modern Turkey to learn about the country's past, present and future.

They blogged their travels along the way.