troglodyte dwellings - Üçhisar - cappadocia


Troglodyte dwellings in Üçhisar, Cappadocia (Turkey)

The eroded rock formations of Cappadocia look like sandstone, but it is actually volcanic tuff, a type of rock consisting of consolidated volcanic ash that originated from ancient volcanic eruptions in the region.­

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2. Kale Sk, 50000 Uçhisar/Nevşehir Province, Turkey