Myra facts for kids
Myra is an ancient town in Lycia. The small town of Kale (Demre) is situated near it today. It is in Antalya Province of Turkey. It was located on the river Myros (Demre Çay), in the fertile alluvial plain between Alaca Dağ, the Massikytos range and the Aegean Sea.
Nicholas of Myra (also known as Saint Nicholas) did many things there.
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The original tomb of St. Nicholas at the basilica in Myra.
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