Tarsus birth place of Saint Paul
Trasus is an historical city belonging to Mersin province. 2 thousands years ago Tarsus was capital of the province of Cilicia, the scene of the first meeting between Mark Antony and Cleopatra, and the birthplace of Saint Paul..
Perge was an ancient city in Anatolia, today it is an archaeological site and one of the main tourist attractions. St. Paul and his companion visited Perge twice during their first missionary journey where they "preached the world".
Seleucia was one of the greatest cities in the world in the Roman times. Now they are only the archaeological remains of Seleucia, the port from which St. Paul, St. Barnabas, and John Mark departed from Antioch on the St. Paul's First Journey (Acts 13:4).