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Sirince Church Interior, Selcuk Turkey
Turkey

From the outside... you'd never know such a historic place existed within.  The day this was shot it was burning hot outside but nice and cool inside.  This village is known for it's wine.  It has steep pathways around the city and it was an amazing place to see.

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Uploaded: 12/02/2009
Updated: 23/05/2012
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