Iznik, Turkey

Travel Blogs from Iznik

Iznik Travel Blogs (16)
Heading towards Istanbul...., Bilecik, Turkey travel blog

Heading towards Istanbul....

A travel blog entry by jcontheroad


I need to be in Istanbul to meet friends on the 3rd, so I'm making my way in the general direction.... I was sad to leave Goreme, there's a load to do and see around there, I didn't do too much of it though as I wanted some R & R... The hostel was ...

Bursa - Iznik (90km), Iznik, Turkey travel blog

Bursa - Iznik (90km)

A travel blog entry by michael_bromby


... far from a friend and the guest is king. The Yalova road was noisy and busy with lorries but after 30km I turned off for Iznik lake and things became more peaceful.  I'd bought some olives near Gemlik and now I was cycling through the olive groves ...

To Iznik, Iznik, Turkey travel blog

To Iznik

A travel blog entry by oldrover


... to this idea (mine as well) that I just read today, better expressed in another book I am currently rereading (Tom Brosnahan's Turkey: Bright Sun, Strong Tea): "Think this over: here are holy men yelling and screaming at one another and causing wars over ...

Day 90, Şükraniye, Turkey travel blog

Day 90

A travel blog entry by dream-catcher


We are out early to explore the rock formations called fairy chimneys. The whole valley is strewn with boulders and long tall 'chimneys'. The rocks are made of different layers, making coloured stripes of yellow, orange, pink, blue snd green, where the ...