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There Is A Province Called Batman, Turkey, And It Is Beautiful

12/29/2013 09:32am ET | Updated December 31, 2013
HASANKEYF, TURKEY - JUNE 07: The panorama of Hasankeyf during a sunny day is pictured on June 07, 2013 in Hasankeyf, Turkey. Hasankeyf is an antique fortress located on the river Tigris in the province of Batman. (Photo by Christian Marquardt/Getty Images)

Did you know that there's a place in Turkey called Batman? Well, there is.

We'll leave a debate about whether or not the Dark Knight resides in Batman, Turkey, to another time. But all superhero jokes aside, Batman is actually a really beautiful place.

The Batman Province is located in the Southeastern Anatolia Region of Turkey. There's a city called Batman, too. The province is known for archeological finds, the Abdullah Dervish monastery and it's proximity to the Tigris River.

Check out photos of Batman below!

Batman Province, Turkey
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