Antiochia ad Cragum: Deserted City of Ancient Cilicia Trachea

The city was located in an area previously associated with the Cilician pirates. Introduction Antiochia ad Cragum (“Antioch on the Cliffs” or “Antioch at Cragus”) was a Hellenistic Roman city located in Cilicia Trachea (“Rough Cilicia”, also known as Cilicia Aspera and Cilicia Secunda) on the southern coast of modern-day Turkey (in the Gazipasa district of the Antalya province). It was founded c.[…]