The thermal pools of Hierapolis: now think of taking a bath in an ancient pool, into sparkling water sitting on a piece of a fallen column that was standing there in times you studied in your history books. Just amazing.
For thousands of years, people have been drawn to the hot springs and carbonate mineral terraces (travertines) of Pamukkale, in southwestern Turkey. The name means "cotton castle" in Turkish and indeed looks like a scene from a fairy tale.
Lamp store at Grand Bazaar, Istanbul, Turkey. The Grand Bazaar (Turkish: Kapalıçarşı) in Istanbul is one of the largest and oldest covered markets in the world, with 61 covered streets and over shops which attract between and visitors daily.