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Turkey Pics

December 2, 2008

Small sample of pics from my trip to Turkey in October, 2008.

 

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Between the hair and scruff, this dude is the mold of the young Turk.

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Sunset in Istanbul, from the top of the Galata Tower.

Cappadochia Mountains                                                               A Valley in Goreme, Cappadochia.  Called “mushroom shaped” by the conservative locals.  Called “cock valley” by the not so conservative tourists.

turkish viagra                                          These were all over Istanbul..I gotta go buy me some apricots…

turkish kids                                              Street scene from Balat in Old Istanbul.

ortakoy mosque                                                                                    The overlooked and beautiful Ortakoy Mosque.

aya sophia                                            Cats are everywhere in Istanbul…this  one is appreciating the Hagia Sophia.

basilica cistern                                             View from inside Basilica Cistern.

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dscf0486-1                                        Vendor selling dolls in the village of Derinkuyu, Cappadochia.

dscf0877                                                               Not sure if this in Ephesus, or in NYC’s Chinatown.  Hard to tell.

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