Goreme, also known as Cappadochia, was our next stop. Goreme is known for houses built into the rocks and also the strange shapes of the rocks and mountains in these parts. Followers of star wars wouod recognise it from the first film. It is very beautiful and we were staying at a hotel called "The Flintstones" which was quite appropriate. The rooms were built into the rocks and had an outdoor pool which we were delighted about cause it was very warm. ...
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Ah finally something quite different. Arrived in Istanbul mid afternoon. One of the girls - Mel, has lived in Istanbul before so she left to meet up with her sister and mother for the few days we are in Istanbul. On arriving we had a quick look around the hotel and went to the grand bazaar which is a large shopping area where people sell their goods from shops and carts like you'd think in arabian nights or aladin. Needless to say it was very busy. Ate some mo...