Istanbul is the gateway to Asia.
After crossing the Bosporus, Turkey gets to looking a lot more like Asia.
You can eat very well without spending a lot in Turkey.
Every Turk seems to be a carpet dealer.
Breakfast at the cave hotel in Cappadocia came with a beautiful view of the city below.
Cappadocia is known for its spectacular natural rock formations. Dwellings and churches are
carved into the rocks.
There are several underground cities carved into the rock in Cappadocia. One even went down
seven stories. Claustrophobic.
The Turks eat well. This kilogram of fresh strawberries cost two dollars. They were as good
as they looked.
An afternoon hike near Cappadocia brought us into this little village.
We got up before dawn to take a ride on a hot air balloon over
The ride was spectacular.