Hiking through the Rose Valley

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April 19th 2006
Published: June 16th 2017
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Geo: 39.0425, 35.3437After breakfast, which we ate out in morning sun. We were told we were going for a hike this morning and had a local guide with us for the day. Was hoping it wasn't going to be too much hard work. We went for a short drive, then began walking into the valley. The area is covered by pointy rocks that have been formed due to erosion. The area is full of underground cities, c... Read Full Entry

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22 More houses22 More houses
22 More houses

More houses visible from the top of the Christian Village.
23 Underground city23 Underground city
23 Underground city

Me in the underground city.
24 In the city24 In the city
24 In the city

In the middle of the underground city.
25 Stairs25 Stairs
25 Stairs

Stairs that took us between the four levels that are open to the public.
26 Valley26 Valley
26 Valley

Pigeon Valley.
27 Carvings27 Carvings
27 Carvings

Carved rocks in Pigeon Valley.
28 Town28 Town
28 Town

A nearby town.
29 Goreme29 Goreme
29 Goreme

In the middle of all those rocks is the town we stayed in and our cave hotel.

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