Get Lost January 13th 2012 I’m not trying to be rude; the title of this blog is my advice for anyone visiting Cappadocia. The open air museum at Goreme is good, but much more fun is to be had while exploring the surrounding valleys devoid of signboards, protective handrails, coach parties and entrance fees.
We decided to stay in Goreme. Much literature tells how Goreme has now lost all of its charm, giving itse ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Central Anatolia » Cappadocia » Göreme 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
A highlights package of my trips generally focusing on one place or aspect. Fewer blogs are appearing seeing as, for some reason, I decided to never write more than one blog per country unless I lived there. Having been to quite a few countries, inevitably, I'm now revisiting many, hence fewer blogs. This master's degree is also severely getting in the way of travelling.... ... full info