Yusuf Yigitoglu Konagi
Travel Blogs from Urgup
... guess what? Right! more bleedin' churches… all decorated with stunning paintings although these really are not standing the test of time. perhaps its cos they've been used for most of the last thousand years whereas the others in the region were all but abandoned. These places, for the most part are crumbling away quickly and the art is lost forever. We walked along the valley floor to our lunch stop and saw the old houses of the people who lived here. An earthquake ...
... to see smile and his wife Mrs Beige and the dreadfully dulls.
The Would Be Professor is really the Original Mr Beige and she fusses and bosses and has a degree in back seat photography, calling her husband from wherever he has escaped to to take the view she can see.
Chris and Elizabeth are delightful, with a good sense of humour... the M&Ms, the young Polish couple Martin & Martha ' the off piste-ers' who keep themselves to themselves but are good ...
... 379 AD), bishop of Caesarea (modern dayKayseri), inspired many religious colonies and for a thousand years an active monastic way of life endured throughout Cappadocia. Invasions first from Turkmenistan and Mongolia and then from ...
... to take an early morning balloon flight. Apparently
one of the best places in the world to do so. And, they were right, absolutely
spectacular – nearly full moon, clear blue sky, we hopped in our basket with
our swishy pilot (shoulder length black wavy hair, aviator glasses, - don’t
know why I lay awake most of the night worrying about his reputability and
dying – I shouldn’t ...
... of rugs, some were beautiful and some (like a dog's head that looked like a cross-stitch project gone bad) were "not to my taste."
And, yes, I did try to buy a rug, this rug, in fact, but we could not agree upon a price. Oh well.
It was a long day of travelling, but it was not close to over! We arrived at our hotel and several of us made for the swimming pool. The first pool of our ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Business Services