Istanbul, Ephesus, and Cappadocia, Turkey

In September 2012, Marie and I spent 10 days exploring three of Turkey’s most popular travel destinations – Istanbul, Ephesus, and Cappadocia.

 

Blue Mosque after Sunset

Blue Mosque after Sunset

 

Marie in Front of the Library of Celsus

Marie in Front of the Library of Celsus

 

Sunrise over Goreme

Sunrise over Goreme

 

Balloon and First Light in Goreme

Balloon and First Light in Goreme

 

Balloons before Dawn

Balloons before Dawn

 

Marie in Goreme before Dawn

Marie in Goreme before Dawn

 

Marie in Cappadocia

Marie in Cappadocia

 

Goreme Hillside at Blue Hour

Goreme Hillside at Blue Hour

 

Göreme Balloon at Sunrise

Göreme Balloon at Sunrise

 

Inflating the Balloons at Dawn

Inflating the Balloons at Dawn

 

First Light on Uchisar

First Light on Uchisar

 

Marie in Derinkuyu Chapel

Marie in Derinkuyu Chapel

 

Turkish Balloon at Sunrise

Turkish Balloon at Sunrise

 

Breakfast with Panda

Breakfast with Panda

 

Balloons above Cappadocia

Balloons above Cappadocia

 

Hagia Sophia Blue Hour

Hagia Sophia Blue Hour

 

Hagia Sophia from the Second Floor

Hagia Sophia from the Second Floor

 

Whirling Dervishes in Istanbul

Whirling Dervishes in Istanbul

 

Marie in Istanbul

Marie in Istanbul

 

Blue Mosque Blue Hour

Blue Mosque Blue Hour

 

Blue Mosque Interior

Blue Mosque Interior

 

Marie in the Blue Mosque Courtyard

Marie in the Blue Mosque Courtyard

 

Basilica Cistern Reflection

Basilica Cistern Reflection