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From the moment I stepped into Istanbul, and on my last footsteps out of this city, I was fortunate to experience local Turkish hospitality. It could have been driven by the fact that I was travelling alone, or from the sympathy glances I got when I had a mounting backpack on me.
After looking at some rather dramatic reports on the news, a visit to Turkey may have moved down a few notches on your travel planning short-list. But maybe you should reconsider, or adjust that thought. Cappadocia Turkey is an island of calm sitting in the very center of Turkey.
It could take a while to walk through Turkey's transcendental forest of fairy chimneys -- rock formations formed by ancient
Turkish director Nuri Bilge Ceylan took home the Palme d'Or this year with his outstanding achievement, Winter Sleep. No surprise here at Cannes, where this 3 ½ hour film was the buzz all week.
A Hotel Fit For An Olympian (Or A King) We Wouldn't Mine Staying Here At All If you're into the whole floor-to-ceiling windows
If you thought winter looks wondrous, check out these stunning summer flights! It's easy to see why when you look at the
Imagine a place that is so naturally beautiful and full of history you will feel awestruck from sunup to sundown. Add to that some hot air balloons and the ability to live inside the cave formations that make this place so special and you have Cappadocia.
Palmyra submitted to a Roman military governor until the Emperor Hadrian (117-138 A.D.) granted it the title of "free town
The first land art piece Andrew Rogers created was a monumental Chai in Israel's Arava Desert in 1999. The Hebrew symbol represents a toast -- To Life! -- and in the twelve years since, Rogers has certainly been living the life.