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A 10-day Turkey Itinerary

A 10-day Turkey Itinerary: Istanbul, Pamukkale, and Cappadocia

I’ve written previously on this blog about a few of my favourite sights, sounds, and flavours of Istanbul, about the bizarre landscapes and ancient ruins of Pamukkale, and about my three-day exploration of Cappadocia’s strange and surreal valleys. However what I haven’t shared with you are the logistics and costs of completing an independently organised adventure […]

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A Spontaneous Paragliding Experience in Pamukkale

Having spent a thoroughly enjoyable day exploring the bizarre landscapes of Pamukkale’s immense calcium carbonate terraces, and the ancient ruins of Hierapolis, we awoke the following morning and found ourselves at a bit of a loose end as to what to do.  We’d only wanted and intended to spend a day here, however had we […]

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Pamukkale: Bizarre Landscapes and Ancient Ruins

So I’d decided that Turkey would be my next destination to explore, partly because it was one of the closest and cheapest places to get to that would be relatively hot in April, and partly because family and friends had been continually telling me how much I would love Istanbul.  They were right.  I loved […]

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