Month: July 2012

Churches of Göreme

The churches found in Göreme that have been carved out of the volcanic tuff rock formations and decorated with vivid frescoes should be your first priority in visiting Cappadocia. …

The Valley of Goreme

Nowhere else than in Göreme can one witness such a close collaboration between nature and man; the rock has been carved and transformed into churches, chapels and tombs. The …

Goreme

The Göreme (Gör'emi – Korama) valley is situated on the west part of a small town called Ürgüp in the province of Nev?ehir. The nearer you come to Ürgüp, …

Urgup

It is a town in the Nev?ehir province, and lies 22 km. to the east of Nev?ehir, on the Kayseri highway 7 km. to Göreme. It was Ürgüp that …

Nevsehir

Nev?ehir is a town (pop. 85.634) in Central Anatolia in the K?z?l?rmak valley and is situated (altitute 1250 m.) on the slopes of Kahveci Mountain. Its history goes back …