Tag Archives: Turkey

2013: Entry 6: Return to Istanbul, Turkey

We said goodbye to Asian Turkey as we made the 30-minute crossing at the narrow part of the Sea of Marmara to the European side of Turkey. Our first stop that day was the Haiga Sophia, that magnificent cathedral to mosque … Continue reading

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2013/Entry 3: Pergaman to Pamukkale, Turkey

As we left Troy in the hands of bus-loads of other tourists, we headed on to the ancient spa city of Pergaman (Begama). This was a Greek and Roman healing center. People came here to take the cure in the … Continue reading

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