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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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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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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 ...

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. ...

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 ...

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 ...

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, ...

Cotton Castle - Martyrdom, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Castle - Martyrdom

A travel blog entry by pilgrimthomas

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...     Thought         Dream            Pamukkale means "cotton castle". It is a natural wonder of calcium pools and deposits that leave the landscape looking as though it ...

Pamukkale & thermal pools, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale & thermal pools

A travel blog entry by cdrjgreen

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... are definiteleyliving the dream, it just keeps getting better, Today after 3 hr drive arrived at World heritage sight of Pamukkale, The great limestone hillsides with thermal water flowing over them were a awesome sight.Walking on them in barefeet with ...

Trojan horse & Ruins, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Trojan horse & Ruins

A travel blog entry by cdrjgreen

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Well we left hotel in our mercedes mini bus with 5 others we are currently travelling with. Two Aust ladies and indian family if 3. Travelled to Troy and seen Trojan horse and ruins of troy. Good historic info from guide but we can only remember bits ...

Turkey is an open air Museum, Denizli, Turkey travel blog

Turkey is an open air Museum

A travel blog entry by peters11

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... and littered with underwater fragments of ancient marble columns. Long day with 6 hours driving with only 3 hours in Pamukkale. Unfortunate part of today's tour was our unenthusiastic sleepy guide that didn't care less! Very difficult to understand, ...

Hierapolis, Laodicia and Pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Hierapolis, Laodicia and Pamukkale

A travel blog entry by khoffart

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... . They know the watermelon is very good. This is a casual day so some people go back to try out the pool waters at Pamukkale. David goes back to take photos of the theater. Friends and I take advantage of the ATM and then check out the small shops. I ...

White as white and amazing bushcamp 3, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

White as white and amazing bushcamp 3

A travel blog entry by ozandbackagain

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Pamukkale is a national heritage site, where there are warm natural springs, bringing to the surface copious amounts of calcium carbonate which is deposited to form the 'cotton castle', Looking at the pure white, it is no wonder that a settlement was ...

Aug 24, 2010, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Aug 24, 2010

A travel blog entry by angelicag

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wow pamukkale, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

wow pamukkale

A travel blog entry by renzo59

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from dalyan/ortaca bus station we caught a direct bus to the little village of pamukkale, famous for its white travertines and the roman ruins of hierapolis. we spent the next days wandering  around and bathing in the thermal ...

Jun 26, 2009, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Jun 26, 2009

A travel blog entry by pane9

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Pamukkale - Pretty...Pristine...Perfect, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale - Pretty...Pristine...Perfect

A travel blog entry by mr-mrs_pickles

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... ruins later. Hugs and Love, Dana and Trevor OK we're back!  Where were we???  ......the ruins at Pamukkale... We spent a good hour and a half putzing through the ruins in addition to wandering through the tavertine pools. The ...

Last day in Selçuk, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Last day in Selçuk

A travel blog entry by irassman

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... a right), go to the end of the road and turn right (while he is signaling left)." This is consistent everywhere in Turkey so I think someone has to notify the tourist board that the language book contains a rather glaring mistake. Anyway, we have been ...

Pamukkale en fascinerende geologisk formation, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale en fascinerende geologisk formation

A travel blog entry by j.knudsen

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... 'rdigheder, men det er et meget stort land - lidt større end Frankrig - 80 millioner indbyggere. Jeg havde hjemmefra udset mig Pamukkale som et udflugtsmål jeg ville se, da det ligger inden for en fornuftig radius (250 km) fra Antalya, hvor jeg denne ...

Pamukkale and Hierapolis, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkale and Hierapolis

A travel blog entry by jannettek

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If you have seen tourism promotions for Turkey you will have seen images of the white travertines (or terraces) at Pamukkale. They are like the chimneys at Cappadocia - you wonder how such an amazing vision came to be.   The shimmering white hillside ...

Cotton Castles, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Cotton Castles

A travel blog entry by abulia

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In Pamukale today, which means "cotton castle", or somesuch. Here, there is a natural mineral spring that comes out of the hill. It contains calcium bicarbonate, which solidifies into calcium that looks like cotton candy. There are also all thse pale ...

Pamukkele, Pamukkale, Turkey travel blog

Pamukkele

A travel blog entry by traveltragic

Pamukkale ...

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