Fairy Chimneys rock formation nearby Göreme, in Cappadocia, Turkey

The fact that there is such a thing makes me happy. Fairy Chimneys rock formation nearby Göreme, in Cappadocia, Turkey

Wow! This looks intresting...- Turkish Tea Istanbul

Turkish Tea - I miss this so much! Maybe Ill have to make a pot of Turkish Tea just for reminiscing.

Cappadocia, Turkey

Hot Air Balloons over Cappadocia, Turkey.I have always wanted to ride in a hot air balloon!

Statue of Artemis, 2nd century A.D., ruins of Ephesus, Turkey

A second-century statue of the Greek goddess Artemis (the Roman Diana), in the ruins of Ephesus, Turkey; the objects decorating her body have been interpreted as bulls' testicles or breasts, both symbols of fertility.

The remains of Hadrian's Gate at Ephesus, Turkey

The remains of Hadrian& Gate at Ephesus, Turkey; One of the places where Paul the apostle preached.

The famous leopard-enthroned goddess from the granary at Çatal Hüyuk, close to 6000 bce.

Seated Mother Goddess flanked by two lionesses from Çatalhöyük (Turkey), Neolithic age (about BCE), today in Museum of Anatolian Civilizations in Ankara

Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

Mustafa Kemal Pasha - Atatürk, which means 'Father of all Turks' was a title granted to him and forbidden to anyone else. First President of TURKEY.

Alanya, Turkey

Alanya, Turkey is one of the best cities to invest in at this moment in time - with golf, skiing and the airport being extended it ticks all the boxes. Contact Malibu Invest Real Estate for information regarding good quality investment opportunities www.

Heracles Sarcophagus, Konya, Turkey. AD 210-250. Marble. This is an asiatic style sarcophagus, where the sides of the piece are divided by columns all the way around. Usually there is one figure or scene placed between each column, as shown here. The figures are deeply carved, moving towards a new style of sculpture that emphasizes the contrast of shadows and light.

Heracles Sarcophagus, Konya, Turkey. AD 210-250. Marble. This is an asiatic style sarcophagus, where the sides of the piece are divided by columns all the way around. Usually there is one figure or scene placed between each column, as shown here. The figures are deeply carved, moving towards a new style of sculpture that emphasizes the contrast of shadows and light.

Bodrum, Turkey

Chic at half the price: Bet on balmy Bodrum, the Turkish St Tropez everyone can afford

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