+ Kaymakli Underground City021 | Kaymaklı Underground City - Cappadocia, Turkey

Kaymaklı Underground City – Cappadocia, Turkey

About 19 km from Nevşehir – in Anatolia, Turkey – hidden from view, are a total of 36 underground cities.

As you pass through these warrens, you can’t help but imagining them bustling with life – as entire lives began and ended out of site of the sun!

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Göreme Open Air Museum – Göreme, Turkey

A short and pleasant walk, about 1.5 km, southeast of Göreme town lies the “Open Air Museum”, which is the Turkish region of Cappadocia’s principal attraction; for good reason! The Göreme Open Air Museum is a monastic complex of medieval cave churches, carved out by Orthodox monks, and embellished with Byzantine frescoes dating from 900-1200 AD.