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Perge, Antalya

Perge  is the a Roman ruin to Antalya, and worth a visit. We want to make a day of ruin hopping by combining it with visits to Aspendos. 124 more words


Road Trip - Part Trois

With a big tick in the “We’ve Been To Cappadocia” Box, it was time to hit the road. And the road we hit was the famous old Silk Road that passed through Cappadocia on its way to Konya. 863 more words


The ancient world of Antalya (Turkey)

Most people know Turkey because of its beaches, sunny weather, big all-inclusive hotels and cheap luxury. I have been to Turkey several times to enjoy a beach holiday, but this year I explored Turkey in a different way. 526 more words


Day 11: Antalya and Perge

There were three interesting things to report today.

Firstly it was National Children’s Day. This is the second biggest public holiday after Ataturk Day. I was told that after the freedom and democracy the Turks gained under Ataturk, the thing they value most are their children, as they see them as Turkey’s future. 921 more words


PERGE ANTIQUE CITY: Architecture and Imagination

Perge is a beautiful ruin from ancient times. The view belongs to your imagination. Some people see just rocks and grumble under sun. But others, like me, imagine how beautiful it was when the city was alive. 212 more words



“Sometimes you’ve got to let everything go – purge yourself. If you are unhappy with anything… whatever is bringing you down, get rid of it. Because you’ll find that when you’re free, your true creativity, your true self comes out.”

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Peace Corps

Turkey! - Planning effort has hit an all time low

So Turkey is to be my last European stop for the trip. I really wanted to get to Romania to see Dracula’s castle but the flights from Munich weren’t a good option. 709 more words