Monthly Archives: March 2013

Last day in Turkey

As we waited in the Kayseri airport to return to Istanbul for an early morning flight home, we met a large group of energetic ten year old boys on their way to watch the number one pro futball (soccer) team … Continue reading

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Turkey Study Abroad 2013

Turkey Study Abroad 2013.

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Carpet Weaving School

We took a break from visiting the ruins after lunch to learn about carpet weaving. Turkish carpets are highly valued and heavily promoted, especially in Istanbul. If you are not careful, you will be invited into a shop by an … Continue reading

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The Library of Celsius (Ephesus)

Today’s journey was a walk through time. As we meandered through the ancient ruins at Ephesus we crested a hill only to be greeted by the remains of the Library of Celsius. We stopped in amazement as we gazed upon … Continue reading

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Thundar explores the ruins

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Hierapolis and the Cascades

After a three hour drive, we arrived at Heirapolis, an ancient Greco-Roman city on top of the Cascades. Waking through the ancient ruins was breathtaking. The Cascades were stunning. The walk on the water was a bit slippery but worth … Continue reading

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Thundar visits the Aegean Sea

After sleeping through most of the day, Thundar woke in the city of Kusadasi, on the shores of the Aegean Sea.  He needed his rest as tomorrow will be filled with visiting ancient ruins.

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