Travel Blogs from Pamukkale, Turkey

Sort by Newest Best first

And the journey continues on......, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

And the journey continues on......

A travel blog entry by momentsintime

93

... next stop for the day.  We have been travelling for more than four and a half hours and were now in a city called Pamukkale which meant “Cotton Castle” in Turkish!  Anxiously, we were soon about to find out why!!! Monique   ...

On the snow slopes, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

On the snow slopes

A travel blog entry by carofoley

27

... bus journey (yes, we are spending quite a lot of time on buses) we arrived in our next destination of Pamukkale. This is a UNESCO World Heritage site due to the geological wonder found here which forms travertine terraces. A subterranean water ...

beautiful Oludeniz and the Pasha at Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

beautiful Oludeniz and the Pasha at Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by chooklotto

9

... walked out with a small plate and a couple of magnets that were to be gifts for friends at home.   We arrived in Pamukkale just after 5pm and set off exploring the streets - making our way quickly up the hill to check out the calcium deposits ...

joining the throngs again, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

joining the throngs again

A travel blog entry by europeantour13

14

This is one of the major attractions in Turkey. The white crusted hillside dominates the scene. The white is calcium deposit from thousands of years of calcium rich water flowing down. The attraction is highlighted by the Roman ruins of Hierapolis. They ...

ruins of Hieropolis and the amazing travertines, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

ruins of Hieropolis and the amazing travertines

A travel blog entry by chooklotto

13

We had the same old brekky downstairs in the open courtyard (tomatoes & cucumber and loads of bread) then packed our bags and put them in the reception area.   There was no sign of our driver so the hotel man kindly offered to drive us up ...

Aphrodisias and Pamukkale double header, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Aphrodisias and Pamukkale double header

A travel blog entry by billnpat

1
21

... ) we were treated to a beautiful sunset. The evening was capped off with a lovely dinner at the hotel… we shares a “Pamukkale Kebab” main plate, a salad, and tzatziki. We are off east today. See the supplement below: The Mystery of the ...

Day 24 - Dalyan to Pamukkale via Laodicea, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 24 - Dalyan to Pamukkale via Laodicea

A travel blog entry by kefriebel

3

... mountain scenery and forests. We stopped in ancient Laodicea located just 5 minutes off the main road between Denizli and Pamukkale. We loved this site overlooking the Meander valley with the travertines of Pamukkale visible on the other side of the ...

day 5 (Ephesus, Pamukkale, Hierapolis), Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

day 5 (Ephesus, Pamukkale, Hierapolis)

A travel blog entry by adisyl

23

... ancient city that has been excavated for over 100 years, another huge complex of ruins and sights, cost 20 YTL Next to Pamukkale, cost 20 YTL, a site for hot springs, with massive terraces of limestone deposits leaving an unforgettable sight of a ...

Pink and White Terraces, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pink and White Terraces

A travel blog entry by bruceandanne

6

We drove all morning and just before arriving at Pamukkale we called into yet another World Heritage Site with two totally different points of interest. The first of these was white terraces of minerals left by flowing water. These ...

To Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

To Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by la-vie-de-suz

Arrival in Pamukkale will be late in the afternoon. Dinner and o/n will be at the hotel in ...

That's Not Snow - It's Travertine, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

That's Not Snow - It's Travertine

A travel blog entry by jef_smi

12

No ...

Soaking in Cleopatra's Antique Pool, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Soaking in Cleopatra's Antique Pool

A travel blog entry by koppers

59

... mud baths we'd failed to get to on Friday. But since the sun was out, we thought our time might be better spent in Pamukkale, sitting around the antique pool.  We put on our swimsuits, grabbed our towels, and then walked back to the white mountain. ...

Pamukkale/Hieropolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale/Hieropolis

A travel blog entry by world_traveller

4

On Wednesday morning, we had planned to start on our trip to Pamukkale. This antique city(Hieropolis) situated in the Pamukkale region is about 5-6 hours drive from Antalya. It is also known for its thermal springs. It is known to have been established ...

Day 12. Antalya - Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 12. Antalya - Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by mcgowan

3
13

Drive to Pamukkale over the Taurus mountains covered with pine forests. We visited terraces at Pamukkale it was very strange. It looks like a glacier but is white rock which only stays white while the water runs on it. There were even stranger sites of ...

ruins and speedos., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

ruins and speedos.

A travel blog entry by paulgoesglobal

5

Short stop today in a placed called pamukkale, its a bıt of a tourist drawcard due to the city of ruins located here and the natural rockpools that lead down a very impressıve clıffsıde. Due to all the calcium in the water and the ...

Twee bijzondere plaatsen: Ephesus en Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Twee bijzondere plaatsen: Ephesus en Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by psteerenberg

101

... uit, een totaal ander beeld dan de kustplaatsen laten zien, waar de welvaart de hemel in groeit!  Maandagochtend bezoeken we Pamukkale, een hele speciale plaats. Hier stroomt overvloedig warm kalkhoudend water gemengd met CO2 uit de grond dat aan de ...

Visiting the 'Cotton Castle', Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Visiting the 'Cotton Castle'

A travel blog entry by jcastellan

39

Early evening we arrived at Pammukale. I have seen many photos of this amazing natural sight. We were lucky enough to have quite a bit of time here and enjoy a gorgeous ...

Bye Sulphur, hello calcium!, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Bye Sulphur, hello calcium!

A travel blog entry by tennis_tom

4

... the next day. We had a hotel in mind so we wandered around and eventually found it. It was fricking freezing - central Turkey is fecking COLD. While checking in I noticed all the paraphernalia around about paragliding. It was pretty expensive but I had ...

Eh, best day ever?!, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Eh, best day ever?!

A travel blog entry by tennis_tom

73

I woke up bright and spritely and headed off to check the prices of the paragliding as I was keen to do it before heading to the magniferous Travertines.  We ate breakfast as a cute little Turkish place served by a cute lil headscarfed Turkish ...

Day 25 -Pamukkale - the travertines and Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 25 -Pamukkale - the travertines and Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by kefriebel

7

We walked up through the travertines from the village of Pamukkale. We got there around 8:30 am and for the first couple of hours they were almost empty until the Russian hoards descended prancing around in thongs and speedos. The Lonely Planet describes ...

Sore feet but survived, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Sore feet but survived

A travel blog entry by mezzaandyort

16

... dorm so that means no camping.  We had a swim in the pool and then late in the afternoon we walked up to the Pamukkale limestone water pools.  I had very sore feet (painful achilles for months) and we had to walk up bare foot and it wasn't fun ...

It's elementary, my dear Watson., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

It's elementary, my dear Watson.

A travel blog entry by sarahimray

... Carbonate. Not so sexy at first consideration, but call it Travertine and suddenly you're thinking stylish kitchen benchtops. In Pamukkale the natural travertine formations are like one massive white kitchen bench-top rising in the plain above town. It ...

Pamukkale - Cotton castles & travestines, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale - Cotton castles & travestines

A travel blog entry by livingthedream

4

... , terraces of carbonate minerals left behind by the flowing waters. The pictures tell the story. A must for any visit to Turkey! The ruins of Hiarapolis, ancient Greco-Roman and Byzantine city built above the hot springs are impressive. Saw the true ...

Pamukkale - Ancient Silk Road, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale - Ancient Silk Road

A travel blog entry by georgeheap

1

... I wish I could have gotten one but not having a home or a job kinda limits those kinda purchases. After that we drive to Pamukkale. This was one of the places I was most excited to see. It is a place where they have these amazingly beautiful white ...

Aug 12, 2009, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Aug 12, 2009

A travel blog entry by iantrickett

7

A low key New Year's Eve, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

A low key New Year's Eve

A travel blog entry by laura1

12

... the political situation in the east and concerns of terrorism.  Outside of Istanbul, there really aren't many parties or celebrations.  Pamukkale was no exception to this rule.  There was nothing going on at all.  I ended up meeting a ...

Day 246 - Heading East to Cappadocia, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 246 - Heading East to Cappadocia

A travel blog entry by craigadventure

21

... to get off after the 3hr ride to Denizli.  We didn’t spend any time in Denizli, instead hopping a dolomus north to Pamukkale after we booked our overnight bus ticket inland to Nevşehir, the hub for touring Cappadocia. Pamukkale is known ...

Turkey - Central Anatolia, Pamukkale and Konya, Turkey travel blog

Turkey - Central Anatolia

A travel blog entry by laural

1
7

April 25 (Pamukkale, Turkey) People come to Pamukkale for: 1)the white travertines (pools) formed by calcium-rich thermal springs that look like terraces of frozen snow; 2)the ruins of Hierapolis. The pools have mostly dried up now and there are some ...

The Thermal Hot Springs of Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The Thermal Hot Springs of Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by cjbishop

1
13

... again as we left the seaside town of Antalya and headed to our next stop, the hot springs of Hierapolis near the city of Pamukkale. The morning "lecture" was about St Nicholas who happened to be born in the 4th century in Petara, Turkey and was the bishop ...

Day 91: Roman Ruins and then To the Lake District, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Day 91: Roman Ruins and then To the Lake District

A travel blog entry by dbadgery

19

Visit to Hieropolis above Pamukkale in the morning Bus to Egirdir in the Lake District Walk to a very windy island and around it to watch the ...

Sort by Newest Best first