Pamukkale Cotton Castle Turkey: Complete Hot Springs Guide
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Pamukkale Cotton Castle Turkey: Complete Hot Springs Guide

Let’s face it, you can’t Google Turkey without the pure white landscapes of Pamukkale Cotton Castle gracing your search page. Dripping like wax down the hillside of the quaint little town of Pamukkale, creamy white travertine pools of carbonated water and solidified calcium make it one of the top destinations in the culturally rich country…

Red Valley Cappadocia: The Best Cappadocia Sunset Point
Cappadocia | Europe | Travel | Turkey

Red Valley Cappadocia: The Best Cappadocia Sunset Point

Red Valley Cappadocia (Kızılçukur Valley), often mistaken as Rose Valley, has one of the best Cappadocia sunset viewpoints in the region. Named for the beautiful red hue the rock turns during sunset in Cappadocia as the sun descends towards the horizon.  During the day the interesting sandstone landscape can be everything from a light pinkish…

Love Valley Cappadocia, Turkey: Everything You Need to Know
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Love Valley Cappadocia, Turkey: Everything You Need to Know

Love Valley Cappadocia (or Baglidere Valley) derives its name from the tall soft rock structures that resemble some interesting phallic shapes.  Yes, these rock formations are a bit funny, but they are also super cool to walk amongst (they can reach 100 feet into the air!). Love Valley Cappadocia’s unique landscape makes you feel like…

Pigeon Valley Cappadocia Turkey: The Ultimate Visitor’s Guide
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Pigeon Valley Cappadocia Turkey: The Ultimate Visitor’s Guide

Pigeon Valley in Cappadocia, also known as Guvercinlik Valley, takes its name from the multitude of small pigeon homes carved in the valley’s rock face. While taking a casual Cappadocia hike through the valley, you will witness pigeon caves, arid landscapes, and other abandoned rock dwellings and churches.  Because Pigeon Valley Turkey enjoys a convenient…

Cappadocia Travel Guide: Where to Stay + What to Do for First Timers
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Cappadocia Travel Guide: Where to Stay + What to Do for First Timers

You’ve seen the magical destination of Cappadocia Turkey all over your social media, and thought “I need to book tickets right now!” But, where do you start? This Cappadocia travel guide has you covered. From breathtaking sunrise hot air balloon rides over the otherworldly landscape, to unique cave hotels in Cappadocia, to picturesque valleys with…

Where to Stay in Istanbul: The Ultimate Area + Hotel Guide
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Where to Stay in Istanbul: The Ultimate Area + Hotel Guide

After walking the entirety of Istanbul and spending time in each neighbourhood on this list I feel confident in recommending where to stay in Istanbul. Istanbul has a plethora of sights, sounds and smells, and each district and best area to stay in Istanbul has something unique to offer.  From cobblestone alleyways, bustling markets, grandiose…