Travel Blogs from Pamukkale, Turkey

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Bad News? - Paragliding heaven, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Bad News? - Paragliding heaven

A travel blog entry by gothard

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... region, in the River Menderes valley, which has a temperate climate for most of the year.   Travertine terrace formations at Pamukkale, Turkey. May 21, 2011 The ancient Greco-Roman and Byzantine city of Hierapolis was built on top of the white ...

Sur les traces de Cléopatre, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Sur les traces de Cléopatre

A travel blog entry by vent-dest

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... d’eau chaude, en se baignant au milieu des colonnes antiques (et des asiatiques…par la męme occasion!) L’eau de Pamukkale est trčs chargée en calcaire ainsi qu’en dioxyde de carbone. Depuis des sičcles, la source ruissčle le ...

Pamukkale & Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale & Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by ulka

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'Pamukkale’', means "cotton castle" in Turkish. It is a natural site and amazing attraction in south-western Turkey. It is recognized as a World Heritage Sites together with Hierapolis. The ancient city of Hierapolis was built on top of the ...

Cleopatra and the fountain of the two Utes, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cleopatra and the fountain of the two Utes

A travel blog entry by bassmanms

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... towards the magical unique geological sites southern turkey has become famous for.  Three hour bus ride we stopped at Pamukkale translated to "the Cotton Castle"  an ancient civilization site where mineral springs bubble out of the ground w/ ...

Amazing Ruins and Natural Phenomena, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Amazing Ruins and Natural Phenomena

A travel blog entry by tandlittleman

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... seen to date. We sadly said goodbye to our lovely accommodation and made our way to Bodrum... but with a slight detour to Hireapolis & Pamukkale. We had to dump our gear in a neighbouring town and take a Dolmus to Pamukkale. Now normally, being the only ...

Cotton Cliffs, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Cliffs

A travel blog entry by julie.tennett

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... no real interest from the guide to give any further information.     We then got to the main event.  The whole Pamukkale site probably extends about 2 kms from one end of the site to the other.  We started at the highest point - at ...

Jun 11, 2013, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Jun 11, 2013

A travel blog entry by vickit

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kirándulás Pamukkale és Hierapoliszba, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

kirándulás Pamukkale és Hierapoliszba

A travel blog entry by asomogyi77

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busszal. messze van. sajna nem olyan szép, mint a fotókon látjuk, mert hatalmas az idegenforgalma és pusztítjuk, de mindenféleképpen megérte eljönni és megnézni ...

Nov 02, 2011, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Nov 02, 2011

A travel blog entry by hurf

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Last Stop: Travertines!, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Last Stop: Travertines!

A travel blog entry by shelbyc

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***This entry will include my brief stay in Pamukkale. We stopped here on our way back to Istanbul as our trip was coming to an end. It was one of my favorite places, indefinitely. The fact that these natural hot springs are hidden alongside of a ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by hornygarlick

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As we enter Pamukkale the snow like limestone creation is very impressive. Not as impressive as we would soon discover when we walked down the travertines. You can walk down the thermal pools and each view is amazing. We walked down at sunset so that was ...

Les sources thermales de Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Les sources thermales de Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by fcqc

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Aujourd'hui, voyage vers Pamukkale et l'ancienne cité d'Hierapolis. C'est un site du patrimoine mondial de l'UNESCO. Ce qui le caractérise, ce sont ses sources thermales, mais aussi les formations rocheuses causées par cette eau riche en calcium et en ...

Underwhelmed, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Underwhelmed

A travel blog entry by swints

... built on the site and the ruins can still be seen today. The beautiful pictures from Pammukale I had seen in Rick Steve's Turkey video refused to be realized. I dragged Allison to Pammukale because you could swim in a deep pool ...

Pamukkale, de

Pamukkale, de "katoenburcht"

A travel blog entry by matini

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... is veruit een van de grootste attracties en dus ook meest bezochte plekken van Turkije, De travertinoterrassen van Pamukkale (katoenburcht) zijn wereldwijd bekend en zijn ontstaan uit de kalkafzetting (travertino) van kalkhoudende warmwaterbronnen met een ...

A Travertine is What?, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

A Travertine is What?

A travel blog entry by alicia_abroad

The bus was awesome- best bus I've ever been on hands down! It had massive amounts of leg room, the tops of the seats were folded in so you could lean your head on them, there were televisions in the backs of the seats in front of us, and to top it off ...

Pamukkale - walking amongst the summer snow fields, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale - walking amongst the summer snow fields

A travel blog entry by mark_christina

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As we were definitely now on the tourist trail, our next stop was Pamukkale, with its famous Travertines, a natural geological phenomena. We had no other purpose in visiting Pamukkale, so we were only booked in for one night, and were heading off to ...

Pamukkale's Cotton Castles and Denny - Day 8, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale's Cotton Castles and Denny - Day 8

A travel blog entry by edabaja

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I thought I would slip. I mean who would believe that this white thick slather of rock was even able to carry me, nonetheless hundreds of people! Who would have even thought it was smooth and easy to walk on! But let me back track and tell you about the ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by zerns01

Pamukkale is awesome!!! Once we arrived we had lunch - Turkish Pancakes - soooooo good!!!! Pamukkale means calcified falls and is called that because the water in the area is heavy in Calcium bicarbonate which leaves a thick residue and covers the ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by thesunroseclear

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... to keep your things in while you have a dip. We had taken the train from Selcuk to Denizli, and the train ticket includes a shuttle to Pamukkale.  Although we arrived at mid-day, we waited until 5 pm to go to the site.  It was still very hot, ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by ilovefrenzal

Pamukkale. I,ll give the story when i can find a worthy keyboard. The turkish ones are full of strange characters and ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by dzamore

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... early, checked out, packed a day bag and left our luggage with the pensyion. We weren't quite sure what to expect from Pamukkale- whether there were lockers somewhere to store our stuff, whether we needed towels, whether we'd be able to shower and change ...

Doin' it backpacker style..., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Doin' it backpacker style...

A travel blog entry by slice_n_dice

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... 's cheap and clean and has a nice atmosphere (although a very strange shower) so I'm staying here, at Mustafa's Hotel.   Pamukkale means "cotton castle". The site is one of the natural wonders of the world and listed on the UNESCO register. Mineral ...

Castle of Cotton, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Castle of Cotton

A travel blog entry by w0312447

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http://www.bored-space.com/index.php/Travel/Extraordinary-Natural-Wonders-of-Turkey.html Pamukkale is one of the extraordinary natural wonders of Turkey. The great attraction is the white immensity of the cliff with sculptured basins full of ...

Ephesus and Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus and Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by brett_n_jen

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... . It was a surreal, beautiful hour and it would be even more insane in winter, bathing in these hot (35 degrees celsius) pools. Pamukkale means "Cotton Castle" and when seen from a distance, it does look like a castle made of cotton on the side of the ...

Ephesus and another  Grand Bazaar, Pamukkale to Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus and another Grand Bazaar

A travel blog entry by kimberly_r

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May 2, 2011 Pamukkale to Kusadasi Today was an early wake up call.  We left at 7:30am and headed to Kusadasi.  We stopped for a tour of Ephesus, which is the best-preserved classical city in the eastern Mediterranean.  Ancient Ephesus was a ...

Pamukkale, Ephesus, and More, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale, Ephesus, and More

A travel blog entry by 1life

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... 10 out of 10 on the lovely score…….but absolutely useless on the navigator score.      Driving towards Pamukkale, we were utterly surprised to see snow on the top of some mountains.  This should be impossible….we ...

Ruins & Cotton Candy, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Ruins & Cotton Candy

A travel blog entry by nwaugh

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We depart Antalya this morning and once again cross the Taurus Mountains, heading to Pamukkale. Once we are over the mountains we pass a number of poppy fields being grown for the pharmaceutical industry. I was surprised by the size of the ...

Talmassos Tales and Pamukkale Pools, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Talmassos Tales and Pamukkale Pools

A travel blog entry by mariahdacosta

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... at the restaurant next door. This morning we went to get our fig supply from the market again before our 4.5 h trip to Pamukkale. It was another interesting experience , this time in a small bus. We were even offered Cologne hand rubs instead of ...

Pamukkale, home of the

Pamukkale, home of the "Cotton Castles."

A travel blog entry by donmal76

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Our next destination is one I have been particularly looking forward to. Around lunch we arrived at our hotel which has a pool with swim up bar, which was a first for Shannon. Hierapolis is an ancient city and is a part of the natural setting originally ...

Les sources thermales, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Les sources thermales

A travel blog entry by daniel.lajoie

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... nécropole (sarcophages et tumulus), les thermes romains et le théâtre.  Tout ŕ côté se trouve le site de Pamukkale aux spectaculaires vasques de travertin blanc. C'est l'eau des sources chaudes qui en s'évaporant permet le dépôt du ...

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