Natural rock pools, Pamukkale, Turkey

The Natural Rock Pools - Pamukkale, Turkey. When I actually lived in Turkey I never went to Pamukkale - a fact I've always regretted and need to rectify!

Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Izmir, Turkey

Library of Celsus in Ephesus, Izmir, Turkey. The early AD governor of Asia Minor, Celsus Polemaeanus, was commemorated in this magnificent library.

arnavutköy in istanbul, turkey

The Bosphorus Villages of Arnavutköy, Turkey. Arnavutköy is a historic neighborhood in Istanbul, famous for its wooden Ottoman mansions and seafood restaurants, as well as the campus of the prestigious Robert College with its centennial buildings.

Istanbul, Turkey...very interesting.

Istanbul is the largest city in the Middle East and contains nearly active mosques. This is a list of three of the most amazing mosques in Istanbul.

UNESCO World Heritage Site - Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia, Turkey

"Cave Rooms" photo by John & Tina Reed. This hotel enjoys a spectacular location over Goreme in Cappadocia, Turkey and uses the ancient caves as rooms.

Pamukkale, Turkey

Pamukkale - the 'cotton castle' in Turkish.Looks like snow, but they are actually rock minerals and the water is thermal. Visitors actually swim in these terraced pools.

Cappadocia, Turkey

Go hotair ballooning in Cappadocia, Turkey! I have already been to Cappadocia and many other places in Turkey and fell in love. It is GORGEOUS there! I would love to go back and ride in a hot air balloon over it all :)

Replica of the Trojan Horse in Troy, Turkey--Troy!!

Replica of the Trojan Horse in Troy, Turkey. You can go inside like a giant play house, it was pretty cool!

Eminönü, Istanbul, Turkey

Eminönü neighborhood in Istanbul, Turkey is a top place for tourists to visit. Discover the Spice Market, The New Mosque and taste freshly made mackerel sandwiches.

Istanbul, Turkey

Turkey, what a skyline, glorious! It was Istanbul, then Constantinople.

Pamukkale, Denizli Province, Southwestern Turkey. Natural terraces and hot springs.

"THE COTTON CASTLE" in Turkey - Pamukkale, Turkey. This is a natural attraction in southwestern Turkey. Snow white terraces are made of travertine, a sedimentary rock that is deposited by water flowing from the hot springs.