Extraterrestrial Landscapes in Turkey October 29th 2009 For more of my photos, or to buy my book, please visit www.nickkembel.com
I think my experience of Turkey is better summarized by my photographs than any description I could compile, so I will provide only some brief context.
Turkey is a fascinating nation where Europe and the Middle East meet, and the culture, food, costs and social customs that I encountered there were a reflection of this. ... read more
Middle East » Turkey Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more
I an a nomad of Canadian origin that has been exploring the various corners of the world for over 10 years. My education is in Anthropology and Religious Studies, and in my travels, I have focused on visiting and photographing the spiritual centers of the world. I have been to 45 countries, with highlights including Burma, Iran, Iraq, Pakistan, India, Bangladesh, Syria, Guatemala, and China.
I have taught English in Thailand, Korea, China, and for the last 5 years, Taiwan. I'm not backpacking as much as I used to, but my daily life in Taiwan... full info