ANKARA

A 35-year-old man with down syndrome chased his childhood dream by visiting most of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World.

“The Seven Wonders of the Ancient World are irreplaceable for me. I am trying to visit all of them,” said Mustafa Olcaytu Tuncel, who visited the Temple of Artemis at Ephesus in Turkey’s Izmir province, the Great Pyramid of Giza and the Lighthouse of Alexandria in Egypt.

“Egypt was my first overseas experience. I went there in 2003,” Tuncel told Anadolu Agency, while explaining how he became a fan of world history and modern art during an interview

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