Balloons
Cappadocia is an area in central Turkey. I have seen so many photographs of the area, but none of them did justice to the otherworldly beauty. I fell in love with it instantly and I had to go ballooning in Cappadocia.   Getting there   My trip did not start well. I was flying from Rome to Istanbul and then taking a domestic...
Interior of the dome
Istanbul has been on my bucket list for ages. In my mind's eye I conjured up exotic images of the ancient spice route, fragrant food and colourful bazaars. I had heard mixed reports about the political stability in city, but when a friend, who lives there invited me to visit I jumped at the opportunity and besides visiting the...

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