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... under there so luckily we never have to carry our big packs around anywhere. On the second day here we has a trip to Ephesus - a huge Roman ruins town which is still only 10% uncovered but covers a lot of ground. Had a 2 hour tour around the area then had another free afternoon which we spent stocking up on food for lunches and alcohol as the following camping ground is out of reach of ...
... greatest Christian communities of its time under the Apostle Paul and Saint Barnabas. Here we went into the Mevlana Museum, which is connected with the whirling dervishes.
Here there was a courtyard enclosed by small rooms with artefacts from the whirling dervish life, ancient books, instruments and also tombs; while the other side of the square there was a large mosque which had several dervish tombs and was stunningly and elaborately decorated.
There were a ...
... fact it is one of the steepest in the world. We were careful to watch our footing going down the steps.
At the highest point on the hilltop were the arsenals. From there looking across the valley to other hills we could see the remains of the aqueduct system.
Built on a conical hill rising 1,000 feet above the surrounding valley, Pergamum was an important capital city in ancient times. It is one of the most dramatic sights in the country and is also ...
... and I know. Picture several groups of men all sitting round a table, all drinking black tea (chai) out of small tulip shaped glasses and playing board games! No milk, no lemon and definitely.......no women! This is turkish tea culture at its best! Being of British descent and loving my tea, Mark and I have been into a few of these tea houses...it was only when I was in about the third one that I realised there were no women....I ...
... or book one of his tours. People here are just genuinely friendly.
Met a couple of Taiwanese guys at the train station. Chatted for a bit. It felt weird using Mandarin in Turkey, but whatever.
Train ride from Selcuk to Izmir airport was good. All stops were announced in Turkish and English. Flight from Izmir to Istanbul was fine too.
The worst part of getting to Cappadocia was the five-hour wait in Istanbul's Sabiha Gokcen airport for ...
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