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Cappadocia Cave Dwellings

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Address: Urgup, Turkey

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It was an interesting experience to see how these people carved out their houses in the mountains. The most amazing was how they had carved out the dining table.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 27, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

It was an interesting experience to see how these people carved out their houses in the mountains. The most amazing was how they had carved out the dining table.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015 NEW

Mesmerizing natural structures. So beautiful it just takes your breath away. I will definitely recommend this must visit site to all my family and friends !

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Loved everything about this trip. exploring the magical fairy castles, learning about the people that lived here. Turkey is an amazing place. A dream of mine was to see this incredible place, I have now done that.

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

An interesting venture underground, could be tricky if you have walking difficulties but as a history buff and geologist my husband loved it

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Warnbro, Australia
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

We went hot air ballooning this morning. There are no words to explain how cool this was! I'm scared of heights , and even I wasn't scared!

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Cappadocia Turkey - Simply amazing! One can only imaging the place from photos, but when you see it in real, there is no one word to explain it. Everything about this place is magical. The town is so cute and the restaurants are all great. Staying in one of the cave hotel rooms is a unique experience. There is so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

For us , it has been extremly touching to see how the early Christians fought to preserve their faith against all ods ! Their unabated efforts to avoid extinction to evade life threatening dangers while keeping with Jesus's teaching could only be understood by visiting the caves and the underground city

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Ankara, Turkey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2015

Cold even when the weather was warm, not ideal at all for disabled or even "Big" people lots of crouching to get to various areas.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

Excellent cave dwellings with ancient churches and religious paintings. Would take a full day to see and with half a day which we had available, there was still much to see. The Turkish ice cream was the only let down. April in the mountains is still very cold, but well worth coming to see.

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Ostend, Belgium
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

it's a very interesting place to walk around, dwell and discover. Don't miss it if you are anywhere near. We spent good hours here.

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