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Gunebakan Destination Guide

Discover Gunebakan in Turkey!

Gunebakan in the region of Mardin with it's 129 habitants is a town located in Turkey - some 485 mi (or 780 km) South-East of Ankara, the country's capital.

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Local time in Gunebakan is now 07:43 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Baghdad, Mosul, Aleppo, Dudan, Ad Darbasiyah or Yerevan. When in this area, you might want to check out Tuki, Tall Sha'ir, Gunebakan, Yolindi, Tepeoren and Bamedi as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Food Stalls and Restaurants in Mardin S...

03:02 min ( February 28, 2011 by travelswithsheila)
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Www.TravelsWithSheila.com Travels With Sheila could spend hours watching the locals bake flat breads ("pide"), big, round sesame bagels known as "senit," walking in and out of restaurants, watching gy...

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01:47 min ( April 02, 2011 by TripAdvisorTRIPWOW4)
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Preview of Caprile's blog at TravelPod. Read the full blog here: www.travelpod.com This blog preview was made by TravelPod using the TripAdvisor TripWow slideshow creator. Entry from: Nusaybin, Turkey...

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Interesting facts about this location


Urkesh or Urkish is a tell, or settlement mound, located in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains in Al-Hasakah Governorate, northeastern Syria. It was founded during the fourth millennium BC possibly by the Hurrians on a site which appears to have been inhabited previously for a few centuries.

More reading: Urkesh homepage
Located at 37.13, 41.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Akkadian Empire, Archaeological sites in al-Hasakah Governorate, Bronze Age sites in Syria, Former populated places in Syria, Hurrian cities, Neolithic sites in Syria, Tur Abdin, Urkesh

School of Nisibis

The School of Nisibis, for a time absorbed into the School of Edessa, was an educational establishment in Nisibis, modern-day Turkey. It was an important spiritual center of the early Church of the East, and like Gundeshapur, is sometimes referred to as the world's first university. The School had three primary departments teaching, Theology, Philosophy, and Medicine. The most famous of the School's teachers was Narsai who was previously heading the School of Edessa.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.13, 41.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Christian terms, Christianity in Turkey, Church of the East, Educational institutions established in the 4th century, Nestorianism, Osroene


Amuda is a town in Al Hasakah Governorate in northeastern Syria. Amuda has a mostly Kurdish population with a significant Assyrian population. On November 13, 1960, the village was the site of a tragedy in which 152 children were killed in a fire at a movie theatre. As of 20th July 2012, the area has come under the control of the Popular Protection Units (commonly known as YPG).

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.13, 41.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Populated places in al-Qamishli District, Towns in Syria

Kamishly Airport

Kamishly Airport is an airport serving Qamishli (also known as Kamishli or Qamishli), a city in northeastern Syria.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.13, 41.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Airports in Syria, Al-Hasakah Governorate


Qamishli is a city in north eastern Syria on the border with Turkey, adjoining the Turkish city of Nusaybin, and close to Iraq. It is part of the Al-Hasakah Governorate, and is the administrative capital of the Qamishli District within the governorate.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 37.13, 41.09 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 9 mi away.
Tags:Al-Qamishli, Cities in Syria