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Mountain Way

Mountain Way, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Hiking at one of the mountain ways at the pine forest of Köroglu Mountains at highlands between Ankara and Istanbul.

Blacksmith at Safranbolu

Blacksmith at Safranbolu, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.

Karacasu Village Houses

Karacasu Village, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Log houses at Karacasu Village

Village House

Fireplace Corner, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Fireplace corner: Interior design of restaurant house at Karacasu Village.

Trekking to Karacasu Village

Trekking to Karacasu Village, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.

Trekking Down Karacasu Waterfalls

Trekking Down Karacasu Waterfalls, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Trekking down Karacasu Stream to the southern slopes of Bolu Mountains at Nallihan, between Ankara and Istanbul. It runs into Sariyar and Gökcekaya dams and then Sakarya River, known as Sangarius in ancient times and runs through ancient Phrygia, land of King Midas. Finally it flows into Black Sea.

Golden Eye

Golden Eye, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Golden eye of mysteries and miracles of mother nature hiding and watching behind green leaves...

Karacasu Waterfalls

Karacasu Waterfalls, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Trekking down Karacasu Stream to the southern slopes of Bolu Mountains at Nallihan, between Ankara and Istanbul. It runs into Sariyar and Gökcekaya dams and then Sakarya River, known as Sangarius in ancient times and runs through ancient Phrygia, land of King Midas. Finally it flows into Black Sea.

Trekking Down Karacasu Stream

Karacasu Stream at Pine Forest, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Trekking down Karacasu Stream through pine forests to the southern slopes of Bolu Mountains at Nallihan, between Ankara and Istanbul.

Log Cabins at Karacasu Village

Karacasu Village, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Log cabins at Karacasu Village at Nallihan, between Ankara and Istanbul.

Three Trees, Three Donkeys and a Log Cabin

Three Trees, Three Donkeys and a Log Cabin, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.While walking under the rain at green valleys between the pine forest hills we saw three trees, three donkeys and a log cabin...
It looks and sounds like a magic sign...
I don't know the meaning, but I can see the donkeys are enjoying it...
Well it seems to me that way, since I did not ask them...

Trekking at Highlands of Turkey

We are going there ! ..., originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.We are going there ! ... Village houses at highlands of Bolu at mid Anatolia near Ankara and Istanbul highway.

Cappadocia Horse Ranch

Cappadocia Ranch, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Horses at Cappadocia ranch for horse trekking holidays.

Cappadocia Horseman

Cappadocia Horseman, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Horse and rider at Cappadocia horse ranch.

Sunset over Cappadocia Rock Sites

Sufi Shrine at Cappadocia

Sufi Shrine at Cappadocia, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.

Sunset over Cappadocia Rock Sites

My Shrine is the Human Being!

Sufi, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.

"My Shrine is the Human being!"
. . .

"Heat comes from fire, not from iron,
Power comes from wisdom, not from crown,
Look inside you, whatever you look for."


Statue of Hagia Bektash Veli, sufi lived in 13th century at Cappadocia.

Cappadocia Horses

Cappadocia Horses, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Horses at equestrian ranch at Cappadocia.

Mt. Erciyes and Fairy Chimneys

Mt. Erciyes and Fairy Chimneys, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.

A fairy chimney is a conical rock formation, typically found in the Cappadocia region of Turkey. It consists of a cap of hard rock resting on a cone-shaped pinnacle of softer rock. In Cappadocia, houses have been carved from these formations, and they make a popular travel destination.

Cave Church at Cappadocia

Cave Church at Cappadocia, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia
UNESCO World Heritage Site in Turkey


Fresco art of hidden cave church Tokali in a natural volcanic fairy chimney at Göreme, Open Air Museum.
Listen to Medieval Byzantine Music:

Cantari de pe CD-ul Cintari la praznicul Sf. Arhangheli by Choral Group of Manastirea Stavropoleos of Romania.

Veniti sa ne inchinam...