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Cappadoccia Day 6

July 9th 2009
Day 6, Cappadoccia: We rent our mountain bikes from Osman and Mad-Kadir, two fun loving Turkish guys. Before we head out we have the mandatory teas, and then we hit the climb to Eskeshir before it gets too hot. It’s a nice climb, and we get a few shouts of encouragement as we get close to the castle. The castle is OK, a little rough. We stop and see the green Willys wagon on the way down, ... read more
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Turkish Flag 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
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Tot: 2.687s; Tpl: 0.026s; cc: 9; qc: 36; dbt: 0.0312s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 1; ; mem: 1.3mb