Europe - Turkey (PDF Chapter)
This is the Turkey chapter from Lonely Planet’s Europe guidebook.
Turkey walks the tightrope between Europe and Asia with ease. Its cities mix towering mina-rets and spice-trading bazaars with buzzing, modern street life. In the countryside, its expansive steppes and craggy mountain slopes are scattered with the remnants of once-mighty em-pires.
- ferry-hop from Europe to Asia with your camera at the ready to capture Istanbul’s famous minaret-studded skyline
- bed down in a cave-hotel in Cappadocia to savour modern troglodyte style amid the bizarre lunarscape
- fulfil your toga-loaded daydreams in Ephesus, one of the world’s greatest surviving Grae-co-Roman cities
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: İstanbul, Aegean Coast, Gallipoli Peninsula, Çanak-kale, Troy, Bergama, İzmir, Selçuk, Pamukkale, Bodrum, Mediterranean Coast, Fethiye, Patara, Kaş, Olympos & Çıralı, Antalya, Central Anatolia, Ankara, Konya, Cappadocia, Göreme, Eastern Turkey, Nemrut Dağı Milli Parkı, Kars, Survival Guide.