A region near the southern coast of Turkey, the Teke Peninsula.



Mountainous region in southern Turkey, along the coast.

Neighbors: Caria to the west and north west, Pamphilia to the east, and Pisidia to the north east.

Major cities: Xanthus, Patara, Myra, Phaselis


Resources: http://www.lycianturkey.com/

Lycia is also the name of a darkwave band that was formed in 1988. The main personnel of the band are Mike VanPortfleet and Tara VanFlower. The band broke up in 2000.

Their recordings include:

  • Wake
  • Ionia
  • A Day in the Stark Corner
  • The Burning Circle and then Dust
  • Cold
  • Estrella
  • Tripping Back into the Broken Days