|View of Istanbul from Topkapi Palace|
My wife and I took a mock 'Orient Express' from Munich to Istanbul, stopping in Vienna, Strasbourg, Bucharest, and Budapest.
That took about three days -- my first time on a sleeper car, and it was interesting! -- and then we met up with my in-laws in Istanbul.
|Temple to Trajan in Pergamon|
|Our guide and I at Süleymaniye Mosque|
Once in Cappadochia, we spent two days exploring the cave cities used by Byzantine Christians in Göreme including an entire underground city that went down nine levels. (Insane/awesome!)
|90 feet underground!|
|Tomb for Mevlâna (Rumi)|
Reviews and giveaways to come in earnest now!
How is 2013 treating all of you?