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Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia Part II
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Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia Part II

Driving through Cappadocia in 2010, we saw a lot of dust devils. This video documents some of the unusual Cappadocia weather that we witnessed from the car.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia (video)Driving in Turkey: Cappadocia and Goreme (video) ...
Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia
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Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia

We visited Turkey in 2010 and drove from Istanbul to Cappadocia. Driving through Cappadocia was like being on another planet, with the fairy chimneys and the spectacular dust devils everywhere. We saw so many dust devils that we eventually lost count!Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia Part II (video)Driving in Turkey: Cappadocia and Goreme (video) ...
Turkey Tourism: Inside the Goreme Churches
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Turkey Tourism: Inside the Goreme Churches

On our 2010 trip to Turkey, we drove from Istanbul to Cappadocia. While we were in Cappadocia, we visited some of the churches that were created inside of the fairy chimneys. They were some of the most unique churches that we'd ever seen, and definitely one of the things to do in Turkey if you're visiting and have time for a trip to Cappadocia.Related Posts:Turkey Tourism: Derinkuyu Underground City ...
Turkey Tourism: Farmers Near Goreme
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Turkey Tourism: Farmers Near Goreme

During our 2010 trip to Turkey, we drove from Istanbul to Cappadocia. The landscape and history around Cappadocia was fascinating, and it was fun to go see the fairy chimneys, underground cities, and ancient churches in the area. But, it was just as interesting to watch snippets of everyday rural life in Turkey. In this video, we watch a farmer tending to his field just outside of Goreme.Related ...
Driving in Turkey: Cappadocia and Goreme
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Driving in Turkey: Cappadocia and Goreme

On our trip to Turkey in 2010, we travelled from Istanbul to Cappadocia and back. In this video, we've finally reached Cappadocia and we marvel at the strange and beautiful landscape.Related Posts:Turkey Tourism: Farmers Near Goreme (video)Turkey Tourism: Inside the Goreme Churches (video)Driving in Turkey: Dust Devils in Cappadocia (video)Turkey Tourism: Derinkuyu Underground City ...
Turkey Tourism: Sheep in the Back of a Truck Between Konya and Nevsehir
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Turkey Tourism: Sheep in the Back of a Truck Between Konya and Nevsehir

We went of a self-driven "tour" of western Turkey in 2010. One morning, we spotted a truck full of sheep from our hotel window while we were eating breakfast. They appeared to be on their way to Nevsehir.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and ...
Driving in Turkey: Horses in the Road at Dusk
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Driving in Turkey: Horses in the Road at Dusk

When our family travelled to Turkey in 2010 we drove around the western part of the country. The driving was crazy and erratic, and definitely unexpected highlight of sorts. In this video (taken between Konya and Nevsehir) we were able to capture some of the craziness when a group of horses wandered into the middle of the road at sunset.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off ...
Driving in Turkey: Konya
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Driving in Turkey: Konya

We went on a self-drive tour of Turkey in 2010 for our first trip overseas. In this video we're driving through the city of Konya. Driving in Turkey was an adventure on its own; this video depicts some of the perils and chaos that occur while driving through cities and rural areas in western Turkey.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya ...
Driving in Turkey: Grazing a Guy with Boxes
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Driving in Turkey: Grazing a Guy with Boxes

We travelled to Turkey in 2010 and drove around the western part of the country. When we were in Konya, we nearly had an accident when a man with boxes stacked up above his head wandered out into the busy intersection. Driving in Turkey was nothing short of harrowing... events like the one shown in this video weren't uncommon. There was a different time when we were driving through a city and almost hit a ...
Driving in Turkey: On the Way to Konya
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Driving in Turkey: On the Way to Konya

In 2010 we went on a self-drive "tour" of western Turkey from Istanbul to Cappadocia and back. This video shows an example of the driving near to the city of Konya, Turkey.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya Part II (video)Driving ...
Driving in Turkey: Twilight Zone Turn Signal
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Driving in Turkey: Twilight Zone Turn Signal

When we embarked on our 2010 self-drive trip in western Turkey, we rented a tiny little Renault from a Sixt in Istanbul. The Renault we rented, we soon discovered, had an amusing "Twilight Zone" turn signal.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli ...
Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya Part II
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Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya Part II

In this video we're driving between Denizli and Konya in 2010. We were in Turkey for 10 days driving around the western side of the country. When we got to Konya, we started heading more north toward Cappadocia.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: Denizli Area (video)Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya ...
Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya
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Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya

We visited Turkey in 2010 as our very first overseas trip. In this video where we're driving in an unknown city between Denizli and Konya, we have a close encounter with a bus.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: Denizli Area (video)Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya Part II (video)Driving in ...
Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya
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Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped Off Somewhere Between Denizli and Konya

While driving between Denizli and Konya on our 2010 self-drive adventure in Turkey, John got flipped off "Turkish style." Although technically negative, it was an interesting tidbit of Turkish culture.Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: Denizli Area (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Between Denizli and Konya Part II (video)Driving in Turkey: ...
Driving in Turkey: Denizli Area
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Driving in Turkey: Denizli Area

For our first EVER overseas trip, we visited Turkey in 2010 and embarked on a harrowing 10-day self-driven "tour" of the western part of Turkey where we looked for lodging at whichever city we pulled into at night. This video depicts the driving conditions in near to Denizli, Turkey (the driving was one of the most notable aspects of the journey).Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: John Gets Flipped ...
Turkey Tourism: Travertine Terraces
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Turkey Tourism: Travertine Terraces

Having never before travelled outside of the United States, we decided in 2010 that we wanted to go overseas. So, we booked tickets to Turkey and embarked on a 10 day self-drive "tour" of the western part of the country. In this video, we enjoy the Travertine Terraces in Pamukkale, Turkey. There was a place we could've left our shoes, but we decided to take them with us. On the other side of the Travertine ...
Turkey Tourism: Miletus Sheep Dog Incident at Greek Ruins
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Turkey Tourism: Miletus Sheep Dog Incident at Greek Ruins

On our 2010 self-drive "tour" of western Turkey, we visited the ruined city of Miletus just south of the city of Kusadasi. Miletus was once home to Greek mathematician and philosopher, Thales (who was also one of the Seven Sages). We didn't go explore very far into the ruins however, because we heard and saw a sheep dog that didn't look very friendly. So we opted out.Related Posts:Turkey ...
Turkey Tourism: Coliseum Acoustics
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Turkey Tourism: Coliseum Acoustics

In 2010, we visited Turkey for 10 days. In this video, we talk about the acoustics in amphitheaters (and coliseums) and how they work. Almost every ruined city that we visited in Turkey had its own amphitheater.Related Posts:Turkey Tourism: Miletus Sheep Dog Incident at Greek Ruins (video)Turkey Tourism: Travertine Terraces (video)Turkey Tourism: Call to Prayer at Pergamon (video)Turkey ...
Turkey Tourism: Driving in Turkey
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Turkey Tourism: Driving in Turkey

This video contains some profanity. In 2010, we decided to visit Turkey and do a self-drive "tour" of the western part of the country for our very first overseas trip. This video documents some of our experiences driving in Turkey (we're unsure where exactly this video was taken).Related Posts:Driving in Turkey: Selcuk (video)Driving in Turkey: Kusadasi (video)Driving in Turkey: Denizli Area ...
Driving in Turkey: Kusadasi
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Driving in Turkey: Kusadasi

On our 2010 visit to Turkey we drove through Kusadasi on our way to Cappadocia. This video shows the driving near to the city of Kusadasi.Related Posts:Turkey Tourism: National Park Kusadasi (video)Driving in Turkey: Konya (video)Driving in Turkey: Cappadocia and Goreme (video)Turkey Tourism: Urgup (video) ...
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