The Kayseri Province (Turkis: Kayseri ili ), is a province in central Turkey that haes been linked wi meethological stories as well as important figures in Turkis history. It is locatit in the Central Anatolie Region, an surroondit bi the Munt Erciyes, the Munt Hasan an the Mount Ali. The Ali muntain is named like that in honor o Ali Baba, who is said tae hae lived in the aurie.
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Destricts[edit | edit source]
Kayseri province is dividit intae 16 destricts (caipital destrict in bauld):
History[edit | edit source]
Kayseri wis first kent as the ceety o Masaka. Later, durin the Roman period, the province's name wis chyngit tae Kaesarea, then Kayzer before becomin kent wi its modren name o Kayseri. Danishmend Gazi conquered Kayseri in 1084. The Seljuk Empire then modrenised the province, wi new biggins an mosques being built aroond. Durin this period, the Şifahane, Kayseri's first hospital, an perhaps the first hospital in aw o Anatolie, wis built. It wis built in honor o Princess Gevher Nesibe Hatun, dochter o the Sultan. She dee'd o a disease at a young age. Construction o the hospital wis completit in 1206.
Later on, Kayseri became a cultural mecca o poets, airtists in Turkey. Seyyid Burhaneddin lived there, an so did ithers such as Kadı Burhaneddin an Seyrani, amang mony ithers. Seynari wis born in 1807. Sinan the Great, an Ottoman airchitect, wis an aa frae Kayseri.
In 1919, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk chose Kayseri as his new hame.
Modren Kayseri[edit | edit source]
Transportation in Kayseri[edit | edit source]
Gallery[edit | edit source]
The madrasah o Sahabiye in Kayseri
References[edit | edit source]
Freemir airtins[edit | edit source]
|Wikimedia Commons haes media relatit tae Kayseri Province.|
- (Turkis) Kayseri govrenor's offeecial wabsteid
- (Inglis) Kayseri municipality's offeecial wabsteid
- (Inglis) Kayseri weather forecast information
- Pictures o the caipital o Kayseri province an its sichts
- (Turkis) Large Kayseri History