0 Likes

Greek Church in Kücükköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Cappadocia

One of many churches from the 19th century. After the Christians had left the country, it was used as a quarry, store room or in a different way. Here you find many frescoes inside the church. The old name of the village is Ilasan and the modern name Kücükköy simply means "small village". - If you have any information about the church or the village etc., please contact the photographer - thank you!

Copyright: Heiner straesser - derpanoramafotograf.com
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 14864x7432
Caricate: 01/10/2012
Aggiornato: 29/05/2014
Numero di visualizzazioni:

...


Tags: church; cappadocia; anatolia; religion; history; greek; art; culture; painting; wallpainting; fresco
comments powered by Disqus

Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Greek Church in Kücükköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde dis gorunum
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde cok yonlu aktivite odasi
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde uyku odasi
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde spor salonu
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat Anaokulu - Eğitim Sınıfı
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde ic oyun bahcesi
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde koridor
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde tamir oyun odasi
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde disco servis girisi
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde salincak oyun odasi
NT360 Sanal Tur
Vuslat anaokulu nigde wc
Daniel Oi
Outdoor Theatre, Esplanade, Singapore
Tom Hurley
Cockwood Wreck
Christian Laheyne
Tinmel - The forgotten mosque
Pablo Castillo - 360Ecuador
Inside the Boing 737-200
Pablo Castillo - 360Ecuador
Bartholome-Galápagos
Roy Alvarez
Sheikh Zayed Grand Mosque Main Ground
Sergej Esnault
Sunrise over Saharan desert Erg Chebbi - Morocco
Миша Галян
Denton's room
Andrea Biffi
Howth harbour on Irish Sea
Christian Laheyne
Mhamid - Bivouac under the Stars
Миша Галян
Yelovoye-lake near Chebarkul (Chelyabinsk region)
Simon Krezelok
Horses
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
archäologische Ausgrabung von Nerik, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Kilistra 10-2
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Arslantas - the Lionstone
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Meryem Ana Church, Nevsehir, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
In front of the Yilanli Kilise, Soganli, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Valley in Cappadocia
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Tuffsteinkirchen von Kepez, Kappadokien, Türkei
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Sunset, Orbetello, Tuscany, Italy
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Cumalikizik, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
inside the church of Ayazin
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Agios Eustatios church in Başköy, Cappadocia, Turkey
Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com
Guezelyurt, 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.