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

A low key New Year's Eve

A travel blog entry by laura1

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... 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

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... 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

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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

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... 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

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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 ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by benzai

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... est rugueuse. Nous avons monté et descendu pieds nus. En haut, nous avons visité les ruines de Hierapolis.  Pamukkale (castillo de algodón)   Un fenómeno natural que atrae miles de turistas diariamente. Unas corrientes de agua caliente que ...

No idea for a clever title today, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

No idea for a clever title today

A travel blog entry by bebabui

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... to meet at the bus to go to the next destination. Then we had a three-hour drive through a gorgeous mountain range to get to Pamukkale where we stayed at a hotel with a thermal spring.  Did I just die and go to heaven, huh?  Huh?  No ...

Pamukkale and the ancient city of Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale and the ancient city of Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by evaclapham

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... Turkish countryside filled with mountains, orchards, farms and cotton plantations and through the pretty city of Kusadasi brought us to Pamukkale the cotton castle and the ancient ruins of the city of Heirapolis also known as the sacred city. On arrival ...

Cotton Castel, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Castel

A travel blog entry by nickandnicole

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... man looks exactly like him.  From here we headed to Hierapolis.  Our entry was through an old graveyard.  Pamukkale and the thermal springs were thought to have special healing power, so many people would travel from far away to be healed. ...

Pam And Kale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pam And Kale

A travel blog entry by wadirunner

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Yo well here I am in Pamukale - home of the UNESCO listed world famous traventine pools - plus the the extensive ruins of Hierapolis. I spent all day wandering round the pools and the ruins and even had a dip at the one place that ur allowed to swim - a ...

03 Pamukkale chalk travertines, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

03 Pamukkale chalk travertines

A travel blog entry by ingridchristof

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Though it was very cold (even snow on the second morning), we enjoyed a lot to explore the beautiful ...

A unique place in the world, Hierapolis, Turkey travel blog

A unique place in the world

A travel blog entry by c.i.222

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... bronze coins in the 2nd century BC, and gave the name Hieropolis (temple of Hieron).   From Wiki: Pamukkale, meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. ...

From Rhodes to Pamukkale via Aphrodisias, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

From Rhodes to Pamukkale via Aphrodisias

A travel blog entry by mawakefi

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... was Scott's favourite agora of the trip. Once we had explored Aphrodisias we drove back to Denizli to make our way to Pamukkale. The famous calcinated waterfall, or travertines, was visible as we approached, rising up above the city like a snowy ridge. ...

Minerals to soak away those ailments, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Minerals to soak away those ailments

A travel blog entry by bevie

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... firstly an ancient city of Hierapolis, ruins that sit on the top of a mountain overlooking some of the highest mountains in Turkey. Some still have snow on them and the clouds travel low through here creating a mist that almost obscures the mountains ...

Water Babies, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Water Babies

A travel blog entry by martiniadventur

... is relevant, is because while submerging myself in a natural spring this afternoon up at one of the worlds natural wonders Pamukkale, surrounded by 6,000 year old large Romans ruins, with even larger Russians in smaller bikinis sitting on them....I felt ...

The beauty of Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The beauty of Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by kteam

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... goodbyes taken care of and the grand final all but over we decided to get an earlier bus to our next destination of Pamukkale which is approximately 4 hours north near the town of Denizli. The trip to Denizli was straight forward enough with the majority ...

Cotton Castle, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Castle

A travel blog entry by anua

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We travel inland to a place called Pamukkale ("Cotton Castle" in Turkish) which contains hot springs and terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water. The entrance price put most people off but I was looking forward to climbing the ...

Hieropolis; Travertines; Kaklik caves; Fethiye, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Hieropolis; Travertines; Kaklik caves; Fethiye

A travel blog entry by mawakefi

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... of sunlight from another brook entrance. Overall the cave was less visually impressive than the massive snow-white cliffs at Pamukkale, but a more enjoyable experience than the heavily touristed Pamukkale park. Back to Denizli one last time to find the ...

Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by parleusted

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As you step on the slopes of the travertine terraces rising steeply above Pamukkale, the water flowing down alternates between warm and cool but never extreme. From the town one can barely see the water as it only forms a thin layer flowing over the ...

Pamukkale, Turkey, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale, Turkey

A travel blog entry by tigereye

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Ooh, ...

Cotton Castles, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Castles

A travel blog entry by noodlerhead

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... day we left Ephesus the next day to head down in the direction of Oludinez. During the day, we reached the town of Pamukkale (meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish) and the ruins of Hierapolis. The hot springs of Hierapolis, set on a plateau above the town, ...

Broken down truck., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Broken down truck.

A travel blog entry by thebarretts

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We set off for Pamukkale at about 0900am as we only had 300kms to travel. Unfortunately we pulled up for lunch and before we knew it the truck was broken down in the middle of nowhere. There was no way it could be fixed without more tools so Graham phoned ...

Turkish Cotton Castles, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Turkish Cotton Castles

A travel blog entry by lauraandmikey

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... mountain to our hotel, where we grabbed our luggage and then had dinner in town while waiting for our overnight bus to Cappadocia. Pamukkale is an exceptional and unique place, like nowhere we’ve ever been to before, and not something I ever thought ...

A day on a bus (pankillers included), Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

A day on a bus (pankillers included)

A travel blog entry by callyblackie

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... dispensers; so clever. Why don’t we have this at home? I digress, I know. To quote from Wikipedia (I know): Pamukkale, meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in Denizli Province in south-western Turkey. The city contains hot springs ...

Castelo de algodão | Cotton Castle, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Castelo de algodão | Cotton Castle

A travel blog entry by sarita.castilho

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... forever until now ;))) O que seria isso? Parece gelo, parece, parece feito por alguém. Mas não, definitivamente não! Isso é Pamukkale, que em Turco significa Castelo de Algodão e tudo aqui foi construído pela natureza. É um conjunto de piscinas ...

Always Carry a Debit Card, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Always Carry a Debit Card

A travel blog entry by resiststatusquo

... I took it really hard. I can't remember now, but there were several other disappointments that week and so I was really looking forward to Pamukkale, the last day trip adventure with my sister. We had to catch the 9:30 bus and it takes 20 minutes to get ...

The White Cliffs of ... Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

The White Cliffs of ... Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by boomermaxwell

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A driving morning from Marmaris to Pamukkale. The road route through the mountains was so rugged that we could have been in British Columbia! A massive spend on the road through here, though some of the design has been shortcut with severe washouts in ...

Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by panzaverde

... buses out of town were full, so we took the train to Selcuk. This made a nice change from buses.   The touts in Pamukkale had hardened us a bit. Maybe a bit too much, as Richard initially tried to fend off the guy from the hostel we had booked, who ...

A day of buses.......Then Pamukkale., Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

A day of buses.......Then Pamukkale.

A travel blog entry by scwonderwoman

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

Reflecting Pools, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Reflecting Pools

A travel blog entry by andrewy

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... night for our stay, only $ 20 for 2 :)      Our main agenda today is visiting the infamous Pamukkale Travertine pools and Hierapolis Roman ruin. The curing properties of the hot mineral springs is famous even back in the Roman times, ...

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