060525 162436-2  New York, JFK airport.  The young boy is being taught Sudoko by Glenda.  He was a very quick learner. : [Turkey060525]  060526 171243 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060526 194432-2  This is our first dinner in Turkey.  Do Turks eat like this ALL the time? : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], food  060526 194451  Kabobs - you pick what you want and the staff grills it for you. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], food 
060526 200851  Our tour guide : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060526 201153  Our dining room. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060526 201309 : Glenda Kline, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], food, people  060526 201901  A plank of kababs - chicken, lamb, beef, veggies. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], food 
060528 1120a-079 14980  Gaziantep - Museum of mosaics from Zeugna, now inundated due to Berecik Dam.  This area (Gaziantep) is known as the pistachio capital of Turkey. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060527 093417 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060528 112803 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060528 165053  Selahattin with Steve : Places, Steve Malley, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060528 165542  Lynne : Lynne Malley, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060528 165353  Marianne and Mike : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060528 170825-2  Ron looking for a good photo : Places, Ron Kline, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people  060528 171538  The black rose of Halfeti : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060528 171611  Dee and Ken : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060528 171938  Carolyn and Harry : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 083922-2  Sanliurfa - view from our hotel : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 093000-2  Deeper into the rock-carved room : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060529 094629  Sanliurfa - Sacred pond where Abraham was saved from Nemrut : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 095414  Sanliurfa : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 101721  Top of the hill in Sanliurfa : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 102422  Self-appointed tour guides : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060529 111353  Sanliurfa bakery : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 113556  Market area : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 182423  Harran - Abandoned Caravansarai : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 114144 : Lynne Malley, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060529 114710  Group astride low stools. : Places, Ron Kline, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people  060529 184044  Summer sleeping.  Many people would sleep on this platform bed to keep cool. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 184502  Dining area - we are staying for dinner. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 185404  Lynne : Glenda Kline, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060530 124418  On the way to Mount Nemrut : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 190335 : Lynne Malley, Places, Steve Malley, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060529 190413 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060530 124617  Local plant : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060531 174452  Istanbul - Sultanahmet Square, The Fountain of Kaiser Wilhelm II : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060530 140827 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060531 171558 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060531 174851  We are now entering a Byzantine cistern built under Justinian in 532 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060531 185019  Selahattin in the 16th Century Suleymaniye Mosque : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060531 201735  Suleymaniye Mosque : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 092708  Istanbul - Haghia Eirene - It was a church and is now used for concerts. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 102305  Topkapi Palace - The Gate of Felicity : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060601 102415  Topkapi Palace - detail of The Gate of Felicity : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 103215  Topkapi Palace - Throne Room : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 124723  Topkapi Palace - Entrance to the Divan where the imperial council would meet : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 130848  Topkapi Palace - Entrance to the Harem (Harem means private). : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060601 131226  Topkapi Palace - inside the Harem : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 132524  Topkapi Palace - Bath : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 132657  Topkapi Palace - Inside the Harem : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 181513-2 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060601 132803-2  Topkapi Palace - Inside the Harem : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060601 194157 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], food  060602 091839  Istanbul - 17th Century Blue Mosque - interior courtyard : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060602 100447  Istanbul - 6th Century Haghia Sophia (pronounced hiya Sophia) : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060602 102007  Haghia Sophia - carving : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060602 110435  Haghia Sophia - looking up into the dome : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060602 113329  Haghia Sophia mosaic : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060602 121618  The Spice Market - Turkish Delight and other treats : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060602 152000  Turkish Military Band : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060602 152128  Turkish Military Band : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060602 170356  Istanbul - Istiklal Caddesi - busy pedestrian shopping street : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060603 045707  Our Turkish Bath inside the Sultanahmet Sarayi hotel : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060603 143656  Goreme - Caves and pigeon holes : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060603 145503  Goreme - Kizlar Monastery in center : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060603 145852  Goreme - View from inside one of the caves : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060603 150123  Goreme - Dining area-  the table was one piece of solid rock. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060603 154049  Goreme - outside the dining room and a church on the 2nd level : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060603 154344  Goreme - Kizlar Monastery : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060604 060333 : Aircraft-balloon, Places, Structures, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060604 101949  Cappadocia landscape : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060605 082425 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060605 082523  View of our Capedocia hotel. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060605 092728  The obligatory carpet factory stop - double knotting Turkish carpets : Lynne Malley, Places, Turkey, Weaving, [Turkey060525]  060605 092852  Team work : Places, Turkey, Weaving, [Turkey060525] 
060605 111558  We bought this : Places, Rugs, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060605 154619  View of round stone on other side of passage. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060605 143808 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060605 202101 : Places, Ron Kline, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people 
060605 211416 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060605 211649 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060606 123225  Konya - Mevlana Tekkesi, the founding monastery of the Whirling Dervishes : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060606 125127  Mevlana's tomb : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060605 211714 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060606 131021  Mevlana Tekkesi : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060606 143533  Lunch in a small village : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060606 193242  Friends : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people 
060606 194338 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060606 222012  Our bed. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060607 0919a-624 14964  Great Plains - Turkey : Places, Scenery, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060607 095554  Beysehir - detail inside the mosque : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060607 111222  Steve finds something he can eat! : Places, Steve Malley, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060608 084925  Antalya - old city : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060608 085439  Antalya - Hadrian's Gate, 1st century : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060608 092536  Antalya - Courtyard of the International Church : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060608 101318  Antalya - Proud of its oranges : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060608 104924  Perge - outside the stadium, merchant's kiosks : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060608 111255  Perge - Roman baths : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060608 193731  Kaleichi harbor in Antalya : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], boat 
060609 110810  In the ancient city of Myra (Demre today) : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 113621  Maybe NO Has-el Travel would be a better name. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 120805  Demra - statue of St. Nicholas : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 130033  Kalekoy cove and Gokkaya Bay. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060609 141705  Village view : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 144511  Upside-down ship shapped sarcophagus lid. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 142926  Is this the way? : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 145512  A rest from the tourists. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060609 145720  Glenda made it. : Glenda Kline, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060609 214606  June 9 - a birthday celebration, the first night on our gulet : Glenda Kline, Lynne Malley, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people  060609 214609 : Glenda Kline, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people  060609 214652 : Glenda Kline, Places, Ron Kline, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people 
060610 183449 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], boat  060610 195822 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], boat  060613 123343  What happened to our boat and the ones we left behind? : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060610 201443 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], sunset 
060614 130749  On our way to Ephesus - it's a roadside car-wash. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060614 132503  A Turkish cheese pizza. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060614 135152  Horse drawn cart. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060614 140541  Lake Bafa : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060614 150715  Temple of Apollo : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060614 145524  Didyma -  Temple of Apollo : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060614 150924  Temple of Apollo - Column base : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060615 091303  Ephesus - Baths of Varius : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060615 092250  Ephesus - Odeon (Meeting hall), 1st Century : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060615 101304 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060615 140410  Lunch on a hilltop : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060615 220141  Harry playing the piano at the Kismet Hotel : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060616 131205  Istanbul - Lunch on the chilly side : Glenda Kline, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people  060616 142232  Istanbul - Archaeological Museum - Treaty of Kadesh, 1269 BC : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060616 142306  Treaty of Kadash - This is the oldest known peace treaty.  A copy of this is in the United Nations building. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 125909  Miiniaturk - important Turkish landmarks in miniature : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060617 130229  The Blue Mosque : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 133322  Moslem boys are circumsized at the age of 5.  This little boy is literally treated as a king all day.  This evening at a party he will be circumsized.  We saw a number of boys in their royal clothing on this day and they were all clearly having a good time.  This procedure is apparently not very painful. : Circumcision, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 141958  Miniaturk - Mt. Nemrut : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 142704  Hydrangias : Flowers, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060617 152028  Circumcision boy at mosque : Circumcision, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 152522  Mosque and shrine : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 155313  View of the Golden Horn : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060617 155911  View of the Golden Horn : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525] 
060617 205533  Chilling out at the Four Seasons Terrace Restaurant : Glenda Kline, Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525], people  060617 205639-2  Haghia Sophia at twilight. : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]  060618 165805 : Places, Turkey, [Turkey060525]