5 Sep   On board  5 Sep
  Turkey  
Preparing to land   7 Sep  7 Sep 
 
 
 
 
 
Goreme from the air
6 Sep 2020
Goreme from the air    6 Sep 2020
  Goreme, Turkey   
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The pointed, phallic rocks are called fairy chimneys. We'll encounter something similar in Switzerland.

 
 
 
 
Eroded plateau  
 
 
 
 
Eroded plateau  
 
 
 
 
Eroded plateau  
 
 
 
Balloon view  
 
 
 
 
Balloon view  
 
 
 
 
Balloon view  
 
 
 
Fairy chimneys  
 
 
 
 
Fairy chimneys  
 
 
 
 
Fairy chimneys  
 
 
 
Fairy chimneys and balloon  
 
 
 
 
Fairy chimneys and balloon  
 
 
 
 
Fairy chimneys and balloon  
 
 
 
The town of Uchisar is in the distance  
 
 
 
 
The town of Uchisar is in the distance  
 
 
 
 
The town of Uchisar is in the distance  
 
 
 
Fairy chimney building  
 
The rocks have long been used for housing and storage, now they are even used as hotels and restaurants.
 
 
 
 
Fairy chimney building  
 
The rocks have long been used for housing and storage, now they are even used as hotels and restaurants.
 
 
 
 
Fairy chimney building  
 
The rocks have long been used for housing and storage, now they are even used as hotels and restaurants.
 
 
 
Looking down from the balloon  
 
 
 
 
Looking down from the balloon  
 
 
 
 
Looking down from the balloon  
 
 
 
 5 Sep   On board  5 Sep
  Turkey  
Preparing to land   7 Sep  7 Sep