About me: I'm a freelance travel writer and photographer. Currently based in Shanghai, I'm exploring East Asia.
Awe-inspiring Red Valley and Rose Valley in the heart of Cappadocia, Turkey Our final adventure in Cappadocia was probably the most satisfying for the eye and the most awe-inspiring. I admit, sometimes I did get despondent for the hardship of the routes, but the views were amazing. We went through dark tunnels, rickety ladders, slippery slopes, narrow passageways and muddy ... Tue, 21 May 2013 10:28:05
A trip, a photo ? Göreme traditional pottery shop So pottery is one of Cappadocia’s traditional handicraft, could you think of a more authentic shop than this one? And let’s face it, are you not envious of its owner working place, staring at such a view in open-air every day instead of the walls of an office or a computer desk? Yeah, I&... Sat, 11 May 2013 14:06:19
Making Gözleme traditional style in Cappadocia, Turkey Towards the end of our tour along the Ilhara Valley, my friends and I started feeling hungry and, although we were approaching lunchtime and restaurant, when we stopped for a short break we couldn’t resist the temptation of sampling some traditional food. Now, in Turkey this time something str... Thu, 09 May 2013 13:00:25
Fairytale-like Selime monastery in Cappadocia, a photo essay As anticipated in my previous post on Cappadocia’s Ilhara Valley, during the tour we have also visited the Selime monastery, at the edge of the valley. Since it was very beautiful and an experience in itself, I decided to devote a short photo essay to Selime alone, so you can better appreciate... Tue, 07 May 2013 16:00:18