Macrina was born in Cappadocia
, Eastern Turkey, about 270.
I had never even heard of Cappadocia
before I'd visited this beautiful region, right in the middle of Turkey, a 90-minute flight from capital Istanbul and to the east of the more popular beach destinations such as Bodrum and Marmaris.
Visualizing Community: Art Material Culture, and Settlement in Byzantine Cappadocia
Nearly 50 people, many of them tourists, suffered injuries Tuesday in Cappadocia
, Turkey, after three hot air balloons were forced to make bumpy emergency landings due to untenable wind conditions, the Associated Press (http://www.
Ever since I watched an episode of Martha Stewart's lifestyle show on TV, which she devoted to a visit she paid to Turkey-to Cappadocia
in particular-I had put hot air ballooning above the weirdly shaped rock formations on my bucket list.
A few reasons why Cappadocia
should be on your travel radar: one, it is a geological anomaly dotted with towering honeycombed rock pinnacles dubbed 'fairy chimneys', two, it is home to an extensive network of underground cities and mysterious subterranean chambers, and three, its eroded volcanic terrain lends it a lunar landscape.
ANKARA -- The underground cave cities in Cappadocia
, central Turkey, were used thousands of years ago by Anatolia people to defend themselves against enemies.
NEVE[currency]EHyR (CyHAN)- Swedish traveler making world tour with his self-designed solar bicycle arrived in Turkish touristic destination of Cappadocia
The caves of Cappadocia
|offer a unique holiday experience WILMA Flintstone never had it this good.
Cave Suites Historic caves are no stranger to Turkey which makes the country a must for visitors wanting to bring out their inner caveman.
ISTANBUL, Safar 25, 1436, Dec 17, 2014, SPA -- A Chinese tourist was killed and nine others injured when the hot-air balloon they were traveling in crashed in the popular Turkish resort of Cappadocia
on Wednesday, Reuters cited news channels as saying.
Cave accommodation in Cappadocia
offers a unique holiday experience The graves of soldiers killed at Gallipoli at Lone Pine Cemetery