Postcard from Cappadocia




Cappadocia is awesome. I'm staying in a town called Goreme, which is right the heart of the region. Valleys with cliffs covered in human-carved caves are around every corner, perfect for hiking and exploring.

I ended up on a tour yesterday that took me to a huge underground city (again, all hand carved caverns), to a monastery-turned-caravan stop (again, carved in the rock), and another beautiful valley. Tours aren't usually my thing, but this one worked.

I like this place so much, I don't want to leave. But so goes the nature of travel, I guess. I leave on a night bus tonite for places unknown. I'm fairly sure that smiles will await.

                                                             ~Wren
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Saturday March 26 2011File under: travel, Turkey

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on Sat 26th Mar, 2011 10:18 am PDT Wren said:
Just like previous postcards, click to get to the meat of it all. And it looks I screwed up the lightbox stuff, so the pictures will load on a new page. Bug acknowledged We'll call it a feature.
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on Sat 26th Mar, 2011 03:01 pm PDT LW said:
Beautiful pics - looks like a perfect adwrenture!
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on Tue 29th Mar, 2011 02:50 pm PDT brandy said:
wow, that is really gorgeous! Glad you are having such wonderful adventures, Wren. I would really like to trivia w/you when you get back!

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