I had a magical time in Cappadocia, Turkey!  My hot air balloon ride was fantastic, and I got some of my favorite photos of this trip!  One photo ended going viral on Reddit.

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The area is a UNESCO site famous for the amazing geological formations.  Look at those rocks!

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There are cave hotels everywhere for very affordable prices.  The rooms are carved out of the soft rock.

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Selfie?

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Typical Turkish food.

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This is the photo that went viral!

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Snapped these shots a little ways down the trail from Sunset point, right before we got in a balloon ourselves!

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Found a turtle when we landed!

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Enthusiasm.

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On food characteristic of this region is the pottery kebab!  We got one with lamb, and it was like a stew cooked in a clay pot.  The waitress cracks the pot open right in front of you!  It was delicious.

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These sights can be seen in Love Valley.

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Rose Valley

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Met up with our friends from Ohio!  Awesome to see you Nancy and Bob! :)

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