The amazing scenery of Cappadocia will take your breath away. I promise. The deep Grand-Canyon-like valleys, and the intriguing history of the inhabitants living in the hills. Yes, whole villages were made inside the strangely shaped mountains of the area. You can actually follow steep stairs down until you are 7 floors under the ground. I did it... But - NOT a good idea if you have as much as a hint of claustrophobia... Below 2nd floor we were more crawling than walking ( in not very elegant moves, I'll tell you) through the narrow tunnels deep down under. Puh!
|A village in Cappadocia - yes, people lived inside these mountains:-)|
|Breakfast (with tea) at the pension - with father-in-law:-)|
The table was made of an old door to an ex-Greek home.
|Picture at the pension - from when the Greeks packed up and left..|
|Cliffs, hills and village in Cappadocia.|
|An old abandoned Greek monastery. A scenery like nowhere else..|
Well, following our dreams may lead us to unexpected destinations, right? And for me, who was more in it for the ride really, it turned out to be a dream-chase I will always remember and cherish. I hope you enjoyed coming along (maybe with the exception of the 5 floor below ground..?) Tomorrow we are going somewhere quite cheerful, and it starts with a D......