Advertisement
« previous next »
Cave Houses  
   

Cave Houses

Some of the cave houses are very old. At some places the caves exist also underground. There are even whole underground cities which were build to jide from the enemy.
The Caves of Capadocia

August 30th 2005
I decided not to spend the waiting time for the chinese visa chewing kebab in Ankara but to have a look at famous Capadocia. Almost every traveler I have met told me that it was the best. And it was very rewarding! Capadocia is not so far away from Ankara, just 4-5 hours by bus. On the way the road goes along a big saltlake, the Tuz Gölü. The interessting thing about Capadocia is its special roc ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Central Anatolia » Cappadocia

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
Advertisement
Tot: 2.997s; Tpl: 0.032s; cc: 40; qc: 160; dbt: 0.0956s; 2; m:saturn w:www (104.131.125.221); sld: 2; ; mem: 1.6mb