Travel Blogs from Pamukkale, Turkey

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Andrianopole?, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Andrianopole?

A travel blog entry by vitaly_purto

TBW ...

Pamukkale next stop, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale next stop

A travel blog entry by laceys.log

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... , said that maybe there was a bit of thermal water mixed in but with the number of spa hotels in the area taking water from Pamukkale there just isn’t enough water produced to service them all.  So take it with a pinch of salt if you like. The ...

Turkey, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Turkey

A travel blog entry by virros

Pamukkale ...

Homage to the pink and white terraces, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Homage to the pink and white terraces

A travel blog entry by nancydeb

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... of the renowned pink and white travertine terraces in a 19th century eruption so we really wanted to see Turkey's famous travertine terraces at Pamukkale. Travertines form when slow moving water is able to deposit calcium carbonate, which dams the water ...

Travertines and Turkish Bath, Izmir to Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Travertines and Turkish Bath

A travel blog entry by kimberly_r

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... ate mine with hot apple tea, which was delicious. After lunch we visited the Hieropolis and the travertine cliffs of Pamukkale.  The travertine cliffs (calcium carbonate) were created when the warm mineral water cooled and deposited calcium as ...

Rental cars and endless tourists, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Rental cars and endless tourists

A travel blog entry by travelinbitch

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... some lunch are are almost talked into some purchases before heading back to the airport. On the way, we stop at a cotton store (Pamukkale literally means Cotton Castle). The girls all buy bamboo sheets or robes. I came very close to a duvet, but decided ...

Talking Turkish, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Talking Turkish

A travel blog entry by joelwx39

I spoke with a guide (not ours) at a site and asked him where the exit was in Turkish.  He asked if I knew Turkish.  I ran down my list of phrases.  He said I had excellent pronunciation.  I guess that means all those trips home ...

My Cotton Castle, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

My Cotton Castle

A travel blog entry by natytabonita

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... vista se veían impresionantes! Al entrar creo que todos olvidamos nuestros achaques y comenzamos a disfrutar del lugar. Pamukkale significa castillo de algodón, su nombre lo dice todo. Grandes colinas blancas como si estuvieran cubiertas de ...

Wading into hot water..., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Wading into hot water...

A travel blog entry by missmm_2206

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... cafes, sipping their sugar-laden apple tea (yummity yum). So Day 3 of the Turkish Delights tour. We left Bursa - moving towards Pamukkale - and let me tell you there was a lot of driving involved (400km in total)....Its a real pity that the ancients ...

Them white terraces of Pamukkale!, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Them white terraces of Pamukkale!

A travel blog entry by kiwijays

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... the same in NZ dollars and although not much money we had far too much fruit!! Julie bought herself a nice new hat. Pamukkale is also known as 'Cotton Castle' and is a truly unique sight. This spectacular natural phenomenon was created by deposits from ...

Aphrodisias-Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Aphrodisias-Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by ozray

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... After collecting the bags and Daisy, the rental guy then took us to a petrol station to fill up and then gave us directions towards Pamukkale and then left us to walk back to his office. I don’t think there are too many places in the world where ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by elodie50a

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Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by elodie50a

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White cliffs of Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

White cliffs of Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by shirlbell

Beatiful white cliffs on the hillsides - sort of like in Yellowstone ...

Calcium Everywhere, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Calcium Everywhere

A travel blog entry by kazanddamo

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... is these pools of beautiful clear blue water. In reality not really the case as you will see in the photos. As we drove into Pamukkale we were waved over by a motorbike rider - we thought we had done something wrong - who handed us his hotel card and ...

Hieropolis and The waters lovely ?, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Hieropolis and The waters lovely ?

A travel blog entry by turkishdelight

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Chapter Twelve - A long overnight bus ride, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Chapter Twelve - A long overnight bus ride

A travel blog entry by mmbcross

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... is so enamoured with this that he virtually lives on gözleme for the rest of our stay. After our delicious snack lunch, we continue towards what is one of the highlights of our stay in Turkey, the amazing travertine pools of Pamukkale.  ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by misterkennyg

Highlights Doctor fish - Garra rufa fish foot therapy Hierapolis - theatre, travertine terraces rock springs, cotton castles Next Destinstion: Kusadusi by ...

Ephesus revisited, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus revisited

A travel blog entry by jegibbs

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... team but well done them.  On board we have Aydin who is the travel director - a very knowledgeable man and weld respected within Turkey.  He seems to have lived 200 or so years in his actual 67 and has achieved a lot in his time.  We also ...

pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

pamukkale

A travel blog entry by carolann

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... to lay on the beach for a few hours and yes, I did find a few small shells!  Then onto a dolmus(mini-bus) for Pamukkale.  Our connections by plane, train or bus have been very easy to find and inexpensive.  Again, Kristin is excellent with ...

Is This the Cotton Castle or the Playboy Palace?, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Is This the Cotton Castle or the Playboy Palace?

A travel blog entry by joe-and-jill

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... go check out the 2 big attractions of Pamukkale – the famous travertines and the ancient Greco-Roman city of Hierapolis. Pamukkale translates to “cotton castle” in Turkish and it is the snowy-white, tiered appearance of the surrounding ...

The White Cotton Castle, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The White Cotton Castle

A travel blog entry by dabby1

... the road, and thankful its him and not us navigating!  For 20TL entry we get into this ancient Greek-inspired area - Pamukkale, meaning white cotton castle in Turkish, is truly that. The travertines or petrified calcium pools, are filled with flowing ...

White Terraces, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

White Terraces

A travel blog entry by daz-marie

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... which was a welcome change to the bus we arrived in Denials and a driver was waiting to take us to our next hotel in Pamukkale which was very much a back packers hotel and the luckiest by far. On the way to our hotel Sukru had a little surprise which he ...

The Adventure Girls Become Archaeologists, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The Adventure Girls Become Archaeologists

A travel blog entry by adventuregirl21

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... numerous references as a result – feel free to skip and just look at the pictures if you want!). The Pamukkale region of Turkey is absolutely magical.  Partially because of the rolling hills of sunflowers, corn, tomatoes, peppers and watermelon ...

The Travertines, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The Travertines

A travel blog entry by anne.morley.12

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... tea was enjoyed overlooking the valley high up on the mountain. Beautiful!!   We then drove about 3 hrs east to Pamukkale, our accomodation is very nice.  After a short rest we walked up to the Travertine, limestone rock formations that looks ...

Pamukkale, hostel resort, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale, hostel resort

A travel blog entry by sergio.viana

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Dentro da cidade mais turística até ao momento, encontrámos talvez o único sítio onde não se atiraram para cima do carro para nos fazer gastar dinheiro (literalmente). Barato, simpático e com um conjunto de extras incluídos, valeu muito a ...

Sep 24, 2013, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Sep 24, 2013

A travel blog entry by lixon456

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Travertın, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Travertın

A travel blog entry by timon_richiger

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Dıe naechste Statıon nach Selcuk war Pamukkale. Das ıst eıgentlıch eın kleınes Dorf, welches aber ebenfalls von Tourısten ueberschwemmt wırd, auch jetzt noch ım Oktober. Schuld sınd dıe ...

Apr 08, 2007, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Apr 08, 2007

A travel blog entry by robandjoan

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Worth the effort, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Worth the effort

A travel blog entry by mothman

28TL for bus from Bodrum to Pamukkale.  Took about 6 hours including switch in Denzili, but those Turkish buses are darn good, personal tv, refreshments, snacks etc - shame no toilet though, stopped me being able to enjoy those drinks! Arrived about ...

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