Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey
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Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey

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The Üzümlü Kilise (10th century) is inside a tuff rock. It is named after a fresco with lots of grapes (üzüm = grape). An inscription says that here the eremite Niketas had lived.

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Panorama's in de omgeving van Cappadocia

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A: Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, minder dan 10 meter hier vandaan

The Üzümlü Kilise (10th century) is inside a tuff rock. It is named after a fresco with lots of grape...

Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey

B: Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, minder dan 10 meter hier vandaan

The Üzümlü Kilise (10th century) is inside a tuff rock. It is named after a fresco with lots of grape...

Üzümlü Kilise, Cappadocia, Turkey

C: Big Cave Church with Columns, Kizilcukur, Cappadocia, Turkey

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Big Cave Church with Columns, Kizilcukur, Cappadocia, Turkey

D: Big Cave Church with Columns, Cappadocia, Turkey 1

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 370 hier vandaan

Big cave church with columns in the upper Güllüdere valley between Göreme and Çavuşin. Seen from the ...

Big Cave Church with Columns, Cappadocia, Turkey 1

E: Facade in the Güllüdere valley, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 570 hier vandaan

Facade of an unfortunately locked cave building in the Güllüdere Valley.

Facade in the Güllüdere valley, Cappadocia, Turkey

F: Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 650 hier vandaan

This cave church (10./11.century) is in the Cappadocian Kızılçukur-Valley, inside a tuff rock cone. T...

Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey

G: Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 650 hier vandaan

This cave church (10./11.century) is in the Cappadocian Kızılçukur-Valley. The apse shows the incarna...

Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey

H: Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 650 hier vandaan

This cave church (10./11.century) is in the Cappadocian Kızılçukur-Valley. The apse shows the incarna...

Hacli Kilise - Church with the Cross, Cappadocia, Turkey

I: Meskendir Valley, Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 940 hier vandaan

Tuff rocks in the Meskendir valley between Göreme and Çavuşin.

Meskendir Valley, Cappadocia, Turkey

J: after sunset in Cappadocia, Turkey

door Heiner Straesser - derPanoramafotograf.com, 1.0 hier vandaan

After sunset at the end of a very cloudy day, near Göreme. Cappadocia is an eroded landscape of volca...

after sunset in Cappadocia, Turkey

Dit panorama is genomen in Cappadocia

Dit is een overzicht van 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.

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