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Having a Tea with Friends, Uchisar, Turkey

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68 votes

This is a modern caveman's balcony, actually a typical cave house in Cappadocia. The rocks are made of tuff stone. Digging holes into it is quite...

By Heiner Straesser

Tuff Rocks in the late afternoon, Cappadocia, Turkey

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28 votes

Cappadocia is an eroded landscape of volcanic tuffstone. Wind and weather created rocks in the funniest shapes. UNESCO world heritage since 1985.

By Heiner Straesser

Zelve 2, Cappadocia, Turkey

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23 votes

The open-air museum of Zelve covers two parallel valleys with hundreds of cave hoses, churches, chapels, mosques and a mill. People lived here...

By Heiner Straesser

Blue Mosque, Istanbul, Turkey

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Courtyard of the Blue Mosque. It's just a view days before Ramadan and there had been built small open huts for traders who sell religious goods.

By Heiner Straesser

Lake of Köycegiz, Turkey

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Early morning at the lake of Köycegiz. Originally it was a lagoon of the mediterranean sea. Now the lake is only connected with the sea by a small...

By Heiner Straesser

Sunset in Cappadocia, Turkey

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20 votes

Cappadocia is an eroded landscape of volcanic tuffstone. Wind and weather created rocks in the funniest shapes.

By Heiner Straesser

Zelve 1, Cappadocia, Turkey

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20 votes

The open-air museum of Zelve covers two parallel valleys with hundreds of cave hoses, churches, chapels, mosques and a mill. People lived here...

By Heiner Straesser

Hippodrome 2, Istanbul, Turkey

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19 votes

Today the Turks call the Hippodrome At Meydan, which means horse square. originally it was the Circus Maximus. With a length of 400m there was...

By Heiner Straesser

Theater of Milet, Turkey

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18 votes

In ancient times Milet was an important Greek trade city. The harbour was the center of the trade with the countries in the east. Im Theater von...

By Heiner Straesser

Zelve 3, Cappadocia, Turkey

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17 votes

The open-air museum of Zelve covers two parallel valleys with hundreds of cave hoses, churches, chapels, mosques and a mill. People lived here...

By Heiner Straesser

Camici (Bafa) Lake, Herakleia, Turkey

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Next to the Camici (Bafa) Lake there are the ruins of the antique city of Herakleia. The ruins are spread over the village Kapkiri and the...

By Heiner Straesser

Greek Church in Cemil, Cappadocia, Turkey

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The church of Cemil had been built just before the 2nd World War. In the time of people exchange between Turkey and Greece the Greek inhabitants of...

By Heiner Straesser

Pasabag, Cappadocia, Turkey

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15 votes

Late afternoon in a valley called Pasabag. Cappadocia is an area made of soft tuff from the surrounding volcanos. Erosion created a unique...

By Heiner Straesser

Cide, Black Sea, Turkey

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12 votes

Harbour of the small villag of Cide at the Black Sea. This is one of the most beautiful parts of the Black Sea. Here are many small beaches and a...

By Heiner Straesser

Lion Gate, Hattusa, Turkey

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8 votes

In the 2nd millenium B.C. the Hittites established a big empire that reached from western Anatolia to the border of the Egyptian empire. Their...

By Heiner Straesser

At the Beach of Camici (Bafa) Lake, Herakleia, Turkey

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Next to the Camici (Bafa) Lake there are the ruins of the antique city of Herakleia. The ruins are spread over the village Kapkiri and the...

By Heiner Straesser

Yerkapi Poterne, Hattusa, Turkey

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We are on the highest and southernmost point of the city wall of Hattusa, the capital of the Hittite empire (1600-1200 BC). Underneath the city...

By Heiner Straesser

Camici (Bafa) Lake, Herakleia, Kapkiri, Turkey

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Next to the Camici (Bafa) Lake there are the ruins of the antique city of Herakleia. The ruins are spread over the village Kapkiri and the...

By Heiner Straesser

Kapisuyu, Black Sea

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4 votes

10 years ago Kapisuyu was one of the small villages at the coast of the Black Sea, with small shipyards directly on the beach. Here they produced...

By Heiner Straesser

Camici (Bafa) Lake, Herakleia, Turkey

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4 votes

Next to the Camici (Bafa) Lake there are the ruins of the antique city of Herakleia. The ruins are spread over the village Kapkiri and the...

By Heiner Straesser

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