Bodrum, TurkeyArrival Date: Oct 23, 2013
Entries from Bodrum, Turkey
We had a long drive ahead of us. Three to four hours to the east of the port city of Kusadasi was a mysterious place far inland, a place called Pamukkale, that friends had advised us to visit. Pamukka
Ephesus, and a list
Ways that we know we’re in Turkey and not California: +Minarets top the skyline; +Calls to prayer from those minarets throughout the day; +Dark hair and only dark hair on
Onward to Turkey
Images as we cross the Aegean Sea from Greece to Turkey, and then some first images of Turkey itself in the port city of Bodrum.
Some of the greatest and most accessible ruins of the Greek and Roman ages can be found along the Turkish coast.
Market day in Turkey
On our way to the ruins in Didyma we stopped at a farmer's market. It was alive with color and costumes and authentic Turkish culture that's been hard to find in the big coastal towns we've been stayi
It’s Thursday morning and I’m sitting at our hotel’s café on the Aegean Sea in a large port town named Kusadasi, Turkey. I’m sipping cappuccino from a machine with a button I pressed that rea
What day is it? Tuesday, Thursday? I think it’s Wednesday, but what does any of that matter. None of the usual indicators are identifying time. No sense of a sigh on Friday, no market on Saturday, n