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Ancient Greek graffiti found in Izmir, Turkey

A collection of ancient Greek graffiti depicting daily life has been found in Izmir, Turkey. The graffiti shows daily life in the Hellenistic and Roman periods. Experts have described the find as the richest Greek graffiti collection in the world. Besides writing and paintings there are also dozens of carvings on the wall.

2,000-year-old luxury home found in Turkey

A luxury Roman-era home has been found in the ancient city of Smyrna in Turkey. ...the 400-square-meter residence has many rooms, including a bathroom and kitchen. “The presence of numerous rooms, a bathroom and kitchen show us that a rich family must have lived here together with slaves. We see many details