Cappadocia's Astounding Fairy Chimneys

Posted by Marcus Falay on December 1, 2010

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Cappadocia is a place of natural beauty.  Sculpted with the brilliance of a master artisan it is one of the most popular destinations in all of Turkey.  Tours by hot air balloon float silently over the astonishing Fairy Chimneys.  The soft volcanic rock formations rise up to meet you, offering staggering views. 

Cappadocia has unique cultural and historical heritage. During early Christian times, people fled to Cappadocia and carved out an underground city from the volcanic rock.  Today we are left with an network of buildings and constructs ranging from store rooms to underground wine production chambers.  Tours through the Fairy Chimneys can only hint at one of the most complex man made wonders of our world.