Geography in Scope- Cappadocia, Turkey July 16 2014
This area is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Turkey, if not the world, owing to its unique geological, historical, and cultural features. From ancient volcanoes dating back three to nine million years, to medieval monasteries and underground cities, you will find no shortage of spectacular eye candy – all of it well worth recording with your protected iPhone for posterity.
Given the incredible scenery, it is little surprise that hot ballooning is very popular. There are plenty of other attractions to enjoy as well. Among the underground cities worth seeing are Derinkuyu, Kaymakli, Gaziemir and Ozkanak. The best historic mansions and cave houses for tourists are Urgup, Goreme, Guzelyurt and Uchisar. Great trails can be enjoyed at Ihlara Valley, Monastery Valley, Urgup and Göreme.