Goreme is huge and has lot of beautiful wired rocks. But if you ask me for the best place to visit in Goreme. My answer would be ” Goreme open air museum”
Read my 7 places to visit in Goreme.
This place is just about 15 minutes walk from Goreme city center. There are many interesting stuffs to see there , especially churches from the 11th century. The authority knew that it is the best area. That was the reason they got in control and now open to collect the fee from tourists.
Let’s go to see what would you get!
Let’s continue from “The library of Clesuis” to the second gate on the hill. Click here for Ephesus(Efes) travel tips-1.
No any ancient city in Turkey could compare with Ephesus. It is the most beautiful and large in scale. More than a million visitors was attracted to come to this place every year? This huge ruin area is just about 3.5 kilometers away from city of Selcuk.
I have some good tips on traveling to Ehesus , or Efes in local language , that must be very useful for you. Check it out.
If you decide to travel around Selcuk by renting a motorbike. You would have plenty of time and chance to visit all the places in this city. Among them all , The cave of seven sleeper is one of the place that far to visit by foot.
if you love the myth , The cave of seven sleepers is a place for you!
Do you know that Virgin Mary , mother of Jesus , used to live and died here in Selçuk? I have to confess that I just knew this fact not long ago before I came to Turkey.
As Ephesus was a huge and prosperous city in the past. It attracted people from all around the world , including St.John and Virgin Mary. They came here and decided to live nearby. Now the ancient city is a part of Selçuk.
Even I am a Baddish. But here I am in a place where the mother of jesus used to live until the end of her life. I have to experience this place.