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Pictures & Images of Uchisar Castle and Fairy Chimney cave houses, Cappadocia, Turkey -

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Pictures & image of Uchisar castle, cave city and fairy chimney rock formations and rock pillars, Uchisar, Cappadocia, Nevsehir, Turkey. A UNESCO World Heritage Site

Uçhisar was first reported in the 14th century by Aziz ibn Ardasir but was occupied far earlier by the Hittites. The natural defensive nature of the high volcanic tuff rock standing 60 meters high with a vantage point over the Cappadocian plateau made it a natural place to build a castle. The Byzantine...
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