Archive for January, 2009

Cappadocia, Turkey

If fairies existed, their playground would look like the Cappadocia region in Turkey, with its fantastically-shaped structures. “The Cappadocia region is largely underlain by sedimentary rocks formed in lakes and streams, and ignimbrite deposits erupted from ancient volcanoes approximately 9 to 3 million years ago. The rocks of Cappadocia near Göreme eroded into hundreds of [...]

Our Spring in Europe 2009 Itinerary

Our European itinerary is roughly set now. Although we started off very ambitious with the number of countries, we’ve narrowed it down to 8 (technically 9 if you count Vatican City) in 24 days. We have a 21-day Global Eurail Railpass which we got at the price of a 15-day pass (Spring Promo) and will [...]