saricanta in Cappadocia

The land of beautiful horses – Cappadocia

Where did saricanta stay ?

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Did you visit “Klaus Schmidt House in Urfa” ?

20180924_172535Sometimes -maybe not sometimes always- I always angry about the city where I work in, but there is only a good positive way that Göbeklitepe is the zero point of the history. Unfortunately I could a get a chance to see the mysterious temple area in the second year in Şanlıurfa. I always so eager to know better about Göbeklitepe and I always searched,read, watched about it. Continue reading “Did you visit “Klaus Schmidt House in Urfa” ?”

Sanliurfa Archaeology and Mosaic Museum


Saricanta visited the SANLIURFA ARCHAEOLOGY AND MOSAIC MUSEUM just for you.

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Sanliurfa |En

The important transit on the histroical Silk Road, and the most mysterious discovery of last century, with the ‘T’ shaped huge stones and the zero point of the history, the oldest temple on Earth, Göbeklitepe, Şanlıurfa, Turkey.

The Pool of Abraham, is believed Abraham was thrown into the fire by Nimrod and the flame turned to water and burning logs into fish. Nevali Çori (under the water after the Ataturk Dam in 2002) is known as the valley of the plague, Continue reading “Sanliurfa |En”

Kafro’s Pizzeria in Midyat, Mardin, Turkey |En

A decision just after opening eyes still lying on the bed to have a brekfast with tasting Italian pizza in Mardin

The decision just after opening eyes still lying on the bed to have a brekfast with tasting Italian pizza sent me to Kafro village.

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Klaus Schmidt Memory House in Şanlıurfa, Turkey |En

In memory of the Göbeklitepe excavator the famous archeologist Klaus Schmidt, his wife opened their house as exhibition in the hometown of Göbeklitepe, Şanlıurfa, Turkey.

20180924_172535Sometimes -maybe not sometimes always- I always angry about the city where I work in, but there is only a good positive way that Göbeklitepe is the zero point of the histroy. Unfortunately I could a get a chance to see the mysterious temple area in the second year in Şanlıurfa. I always so eager to know better about Göbeklitepe and I always searched,read, watched about it. Continue reading “Klaus Schmidt Memory House in Şanlıurfa, Turkey |En”

Mount Nemrut in Adiyaman |En

C’mon, let’s go to Adıyaman to watch sunset and sunrise in Mt.Nemrut while sipping our wine! World’s Eighth Cultural Heritage, Mount Nemrut

C’mon, let’s go to Adıyaman to watch sunset and sunrise in Mt.Nemrut while sipping our wine!

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The Second Day in Mardin

Saricanta says “The second day is to walk around city centre among the lovely brown old streets. Get lost and explore the madrasas, churches and many more in ‘Old Mardin’ “

 

I talked to my couch about his learning Turkish language in Mardin would host me a day. He was an English language teacher in a kindergarten. I didn’t want to disturb him because I got learned he would be busy the next day. I left home early –probably he was sleeping with writing a message to host me at his home. I would start my explore the mysterious old city. Continue reading “The Second Day in Mardin”

The First Day in Mardin |En

I saw I had thought very wrong about Mardin. I met Mardin the wonderland city. Here there is Day 1 in Mardin

Girls Vocational High School

Mardin was in my bucket list, I always wanted to see the fabulous city. The fabulous city is quite modern and it’s quite safe. It’s just 18 kms far away from Mardin Airport.

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Midyat

This time I changed my motto as ‘Being early on the way is good’ ,and I started to walk around among the Midyat streets.

“Gerçekten çok güzel bir duyguydu. Bu birkaç günlük bu gezide saat kavramını ortadan kaldırmış olmak beni çok mutlu etti. Aklımda hala eski Mardin, çantamı alıp Midyat sokaklarında kaybolmaya başladım.”  //

“It was very good feeling to have enough time that gives you a flexibility on your plans. I started to explore in the streets of Midyat, while my mind was in Mardin.”

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