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Fairy Chimneys of Cappadocia

Fairy Chimneys of Cappadocia, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.blogspot.com.Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia
UNESCO World Heritage Site


Hidden cave churches in a natural volcanic fairy chimney at Göreme, Open Air Museum, Cappadocia.

More about Ancient Cappadocia

Rock Monastery at Cappadocia

Rock Monastery at Cappadocia, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.blogspot.com.

Inside cave monastery at Zelve National Park, Cappadocia, Turkey.

More about Ancient Cappadocia.

Listen to Medieval Byzantine Music:

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

Temple of Zeus at Corycian Pit Cave

Temple of Zeus at Corycian Pit Cave, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.blogspot.com.Semi-feral goat guarding the Temple of Zeus above the mysterious huge pit cave of Kanytelleis of Olba at Taurus Mountains Mersin, Erdemli. Posing and modelling, she looks like mythological old satyrs. Maybe they have the same roots. Who knows ... More

Suuctu Waterfalls

Suuctu Waterfalls, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Suuctu Waterfalls at Bursa.

Tailor of Ayvalik

Tailor of Ayvalik, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Tailor working with an old sewing machine in his shop in a narrow street in old Ayvalik.

Old Ayvalik Street

Narrow street and old houses at Ayvalik, holiday town at Aegean coast of Turkey, near ancient land of Troy.

PHOTO: Old Ayvalik Street, originally uploaded by voyageanatolia.blogspot.com.

Boats of Troy

Boats of Troy, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Caiques at coast of Troas to the South of Mount Ida at Adramyttian Gulf, modern Aegean holiday town of Akcay today.

Purple Flower at Mount Ida

Purple Flower at Mount Ida, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Purple flower at Mount Ida of ancient Troy near the Altar of Zeus.

Purple Flower at Land of Troy

Purple Flower at Land of Troy, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Purple flower at ancient Adramyttian Gulf on land of Troad near Gallipoli, Troy and Dardanelles.

Temple of Athene at Ancient Troy

Temple of Athene at Ancient Troy, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Temple of Athene at ancient Assos at land of Troad near Gallipoli, Troy and Dardanelles. Aristotle lived here and opened an Academy. The city was also visited by St. Paul. Today Assos is an Aegean coast seaside retreat amid ancient ruins with boutique hotels and a small fishermen's harbor.

Yellow Flower at Mount Ida

Yellow Flower at Mount Ida, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Yellow flower at Mount Ida of ancient Troy near the Altar of Zeus.

Old Altinoluk Houses

Old Altinoluk Houses, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.

Hiking Lake Eymir Ankara

Hiking at Beypazari Valley

Hiking at Beypazari Kozalan Valley, originally uploaded by voyageAnatolia.Hiking at Beypazari Kozalan Valley.