0 Likes

Asmali Cave House
Cappadocia

Roof terrace of the small hotel "Asmali Cave House" in Uchisar, Cappadocia.

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14840x7420
Chargée: 11/10/2011
Mis à jour: 29/05/2014
Affichages ::

...


Tags: hotel; asmali cave house; cappadocia; unesco; world heritage; terrace; holidays
comments powered by Disqus

Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kaya Odalar - Marble Bathroom
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kaya Odalar - The Cave Suite
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Sirahane - Cave Suite
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kaya Odalar - Bedroom
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Asmali Cave House
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Suite Asmali Odalar
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Uchisar bei Sonnenaufgang
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Asmali Cave House
Ahmet Emin Zırh
Uchisar
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Uçhisar in Cappadocia, Turkey
Ahmet Emin Zırh
Uchisar
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Uçhisar after sunset, Cappadocia, Turkey
yunzen liu
Shangri-La View (Chinese:Xianggelila)
Claire Thibeau
Puy d'Ysson
Vasily Kumaev & Andrew Mishin
Voskresenskoe. Abandoned church. Interior. (2009)
Igor Marx
KundenCenter VWN
Simona Bartolomei
Devils Bridge Valley
Ralf Neuhaus
Siemens Science Express Wagon LED Panel
Prainhailhadofrade
Tom Hurley
Grand Canyon South Rim
Simona Bartolomei
3x7 Think•Lab, Architettura e Comunicazione, Lucca
Rudolf Klammer
Ossiach - Schiffstation
Andrea Biffi
Galleria by night a Milano
Andrea Biffi
Salone d'ingresso al Castello Di Paderna
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Trattoria Da Paolo
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
ehemaliges Wohnviertel der Griechen in Nevsehir, Kappadokien, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Üzümlü Kilise, Kappadokien, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kepez tuff rock churches, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Cumalikizik, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Dulkadirli 1, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Hethitisches Felsrelief bei Ivriz, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
140901 385 474 Erdemli
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Santa Barbara, Mantua, Italien
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Tarakli Village, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Canli Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Pancarlik church, Cappadocia, Turkey
More About Cappadocia

Cappadocia is a part of central Turkey. Eruptions of several volcanoes (e.g. Erciyes Dag, Hasan Dag) had covered the area with tuff. Erosion dug valleys and created an uncountable number of different shaped rocks. The tuff's ability to store water made the valleys much more fertile than the higher surroundings. After the arrival of the first people, they soon started to dig caves into the soft stone. By the time they developed the ability to dig cities into the underground with tunnels of several kilometers. A sophisticated pipe- and tunnel-system cared for fresh air and water, to enable the people to hide from enemies for a long time. In the 5th century hermits started to settle in the valleys and to paint their caves. In the next centuries more and more hermits and monks arrived and a rich cave-architecture with colourfull wallpaintings developed. The most famous are the churches of Goereme and the Peristrema Valley (=Ihlara Valley) between Ihlara and Selime. Today thousands of tourists from all over the world are visiting the area.