Tag Archives: anatolia

  1. Weekly Photo Challenge: Landscape (II)

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    Saturday 02 April, 2016 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s second Weekly Photo Challenge is another from here in Türkiye, taken in rural Konya, in central Anatolia. Hope you …
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  2. Salt….

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    Wednesday 22 July, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Central Anatolian salt flats  . At the processing factory there are piles of raw salt. .

  3. Weekly Photo Challenge: Symbol (III)

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    Sunday 12 July, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s third entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is the symbol for a crossroad. A simple, yet immediately known symbol …
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  4. Anatolian Road Trip Scenery

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    Sunday 31 May, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    A last minute family event the other week saw me take another road trip to Ankara, the capital city of …
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  5. Weekly Photo Challenge: Intricate (IV)

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    Monday 04 May, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s fourth and probably final entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge was taken in the Karatay Madrasa, …
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  6. Rural Anatolian life

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    Sunday 05 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    On travels within my wife’s paternal homeland province of Konya, we came across many, what you might call ‘salt of the …
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  7. Images of rural Konya

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    Saturday 04 April, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    Konya is a large province in the heartland of Türkiye, and the homeland to my father-in-law and his clan. It’s …
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  8. Weekly Photo Challenge: Orange (IV)

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    Monday 09 March, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    This week’s fourth and probably final entry from me for the Weekly Photo Challenge is the sarcophagus of Mevlana (Jalal ad-Dīn Muhammad Rumi) …
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  9. More views of Hattusa

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    Saturday 03 January, 2015 by Uncle Spike

    In continuance of the recent post on Hattusa, the UNESCO World Heritage site in Central Anatolia, here in Türkiye, here are …
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  10. Views of Hattusa

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    Saturday 27 December, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    I’m no historian, and regulars of this blog will no doubt agree with me on that point, but I do enjoy …
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  11. Kapadokya – Landscapes 2

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    Thursday 23 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Back to Kapadokya, or Cappadocia…. and a few more images that help cast my memory back to the last time we …
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  12. Kapadokya – Landscapes 1

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    Sunday 19 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    Continuing to dig through my bucket of travels around and about, I spotted a few from Turkey that I thought you …
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  13. Central Anatolia

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    Wednesday 15 October, 2014 by Uncle Spike

    A few years ago we had the good fortune to be able to take a decent road-trip around some of …
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