1 Like

Public Oven in Güzelöz, Cappadocia, Turkey
Cappadocia

Traditional public oven. Here the women of the village come together to bake the bread for their families - a tradition that step by step gets lost.

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 16228x8114
Uploaded: 16/11/2013
Updated: 04/04/2014
Views:

...


Tags: anatolia; culture; village; history; tradition; bakery
comments powered by Disqus

Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Eustatios church in Başköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Eustatios church in Güzelöz, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Eustatios church in Güzelöz, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Ruined church in Güzelöz, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Güzelöz, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Inside the Mavrucan Hac Cave Church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Cave Church in Güzelöz, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Inside the Mavrucan Hac Cave Church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Mavrucan Hac cave church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Rock Grave, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
On the Terrace of a Greek House in Basköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Inside a Greek House in Basköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Kudo Kenji Photograph
上七軒「梅乃」奥座敷 Kyoto ochaya Kamishichiken
Роман Осташ
New-York-Street Pizza
Unkle Kennykoala
Shiodome - Sculptures / 汐留
Zoltan Duray
Budmerice castle
Christian Bersano
View Factory
Alan McLean (Albiphotography)
Parallel Roads , Glen Roy , Roybridge
luis davilla
Perito moreno. argentina
Italy Intensives ECU
San Marco Pigeons
Wojciech Sadlej
Siena Cathedral
yunzen liu
Yunnan luoping blossoming rapeseed flowers ——Overlooking the rape flowers “sea”at the top of Golden Rooster Peak
Willy Kaemena
Jerome Gold King Mine Ghost Town
Aurelio Ferrari
Convent of Bigorio - library
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Former Greek Quarter in Nevsehir, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Nerik 10-7
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Herakleia, Camici (Bafa) Lake
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Mavrucan Hac cave church, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Acik Saray - open palace
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Yesilyurt (Mancusun), Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Armenian church in Tavlasun
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Venice - Piazza San Marco
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Piazza Sordello, Mantova, Italy
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Mohrenplatz in Garmisch, Bavaria, Germany
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
On the rocks above the Lago di Garda
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Uçhisar in 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.