Travel Blogs from Alanya
... the centuries who favored their god over others', and scratched out the eyes of Jesus.These churches are littered all over this desert region and you could stay for weeks hunting them all down.
With so much more to see, we ended up renting a car - which Chad would not let me drive. He fears my skills, and maybe rightly so, due to the fact that I whipped us off the Ring Road in Iceland, and nearly took a door off in ...
... was on. Obviously. As the trip took shape, a theme appeared - we were staying in some unusual places: a cave, a Turkish over-night bus, a Trulli, and a sasso caveoso.
We finally arrived Saturday night with a new passport stamp (#42), but ...
... and we were awoken to drums beating somewhere around 2:00 AM. Then later there was the call to prayer! Not a very restful night! Our balloon ride was amazing! The winds were perfect, so we were able to drift down into four of the valleys. There were about 60 balloons in the air. It made for some beautiful sights! And of course seeing the fairy chimneys from above was spectacular! A truly ...
... look! An open area in the middle is covered with a grape vine overhead. This is where we eat our meals. Rooms are all unique...we are on the upstairs terrace. The group dinner we had was AMAZING! The main course was an eggplant casserole cooked in this pot that is submerged in fire. A cool tomato/cucumber salad and about four different types of appetizers came first. Baklava for dessert! Yum!!! The little town we are staying in is ...
... till you have carved out a room. How long would it take????? This is exactly what they did!! Except it wasn't just a room, it was full houses and churches… amazing!
The central town of Goreme is amazing. I am so glad I chose it as a place to have a day of rest and spend two days here touring. I won’t even talk about how awesome the sunsets are here.
Did two tours, north and south. In the north I saw the Devrent valley that overlooks all the fairy ...
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Dinek Mah. Emirgan Cad. No:19 Alanya Merkez, Alanya | 4 star hotelfrom $77