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TPR Photo Quiz – 20 August

TPR Photo Quiz – 20 August

What is the name of this mosque which used to be a church? Travel Photo Report Quiz is a series of posts with photo questions about countries,...
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Iranianvisa.com (misunderstanding or scam) or how to get Iranian visa in Trabzon, Turkey

Iranianvisa.com (misunderstanding or scam) or how to get Iranian...

Iran was on our visit list since the moment we started thinking of this trip. We had met a big amount of people who visited Iran and gave us very...
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Hitchhiking in Turkey: Sivas-Tokat-Unye-Trabzon

Hitchhiking in Turkey: Sivas-Tokat-Unye-Trabzon

After we partied with our friend in Cappadochia we were headed to the Black coast again. We chose Sivas as a middle point between Goreme and Unye....
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Pottery town of Avanos, Cappadochia

Pottery town of Avanos, Cappadochia

The small town of Avanos in Cappadochia has two main attractions for visitors: 1) Exquisite pottery and 2) Hair museum. You are sure to visit the...
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TPR Travel Tip - Hair museum in Avanos, Cappadochia

TPR Travel Tip – Hair museum in Avanos, Cappadochia

When my friend Lukas told me about the Hair museum from Avanos for the first time I could not really picture it. A strain of hair cut from every...
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TPR Photo Quiz – 13 August

TPR Photo Quiz – 13 August

Tell us where this picture was taken and win a postcard from Cappadochia. Travel Photo Report Quiz is a series of posts with photo questions about...
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Kaymakli underground city, Uchisar castle and Pigeon valley in Cappadochia - Day Two

Kaymakli underground city, Uchisar castle and Pigeon valley in...

Second day started early. Precisely at 5.30. We woke up to watch the hot air balloons at sunrise. 1,5 hour & 150 pictures later went back to...
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Fairy Chimneys and old civilizations in Cappadochia - Day One

Fairy Chimneys and old civilizations in Cappadochia – Day...

We arrived to Goreme, Cappadochia early in the morning, right in time to watch the sunset and hot air balloons above our heads. Goreme is located in...
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TPR Travel Tip - Hot air balloon watching at sunrise in Cappadochia, Turkey

TPR Travel Tip – Hot air balloon watching at...

Cappadochia is a mysterious place which looks like a different planet. The rock formation are unique and the landscapes are fairy tale like. One of...
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TPR Photo Quiz - 6 August

TPR Photo Quiz – 6 August

Where in Istanbul can you see this particular calligraphy? Travel Photo Report Quiz is a series of posts with photo questions about countries,...
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Amasra - perfect getaway from busy Istanbul

Amasra – perfect getaway from busy Istanbul

Istanbul was a furnace for about a week, with probably over 40*C during the day. We also waited for our friends (Ange and Lukas) to come to Istanbul....
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Glimpses of Istanbul

Glimpses of Istanbul

Istanbul was, is and will always be the magical cross road between Europe and Asia with its hustle, noisy and thousands of people, as well as calm...
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Visit to Suleymaniye Camii is a great alternative to the Blue Mosque

Visit to Suleymaniye Camii is a great alternative to...

The Blue Mosque (or Sulatn Ahmed Mosque) and Haghia Sophia pop in one’s mind when Istanbul is mentioned. Few people think of the Suleymaniye...
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TPR Photo Quiz - 30 July

TPR Photo Quiz – 30 July

What Turkish dish is depicted on the picture? Travel Photo Report Quiz is a series of posts with photo questions about countries, cities, places of...
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TPR Travel Tip - Kokorec or have you tried sheep guts?

TPR Travel Tip – Kokorec or have you tried...

Are you brave enough to try strange food in different countries while you travel? Have you eaten a snake? bugs or monkey? Do you know what is...
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Miniaturk, the first miniature park in Istanbul

Miniaturk, the first miniature park in Istanbul

Have you ever heard of Miniaturk? Yes, mini Turkey or miniature Turkey. I was quite curious when my friend Emre told me that we can visit this park...
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Odessa Mama or the pearl at the sea - 2

Odessa Mama or the pearl at the sea –...

Odessa is simply magnificent with its marvelous architecture. Its shady lanes, beautiful lightly pastel buildings and cozy squares create in the city...
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Odessa Mama or the pearl at the sea

Odessa Mama or the pearl at the sea

Odessa Mama is a term used by the people of Odessa to lovingly call their city as “mother”. Though not only people from Odessa refer to...
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Impressions about Ukraine

Impressions about Ukraine

It is getting closer to the end of our trip in Ukraine, which is the home-country of my beloved Alexey but an entire foreign country for me,...
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The only in Ukraine space exploration museum

The only in Ukraine space exploration museum

I bet you don’t know where a town of Zhitomir is located. Ok, maybe some of you. I am more than sure you don’t know who Sergey Korolev...
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