Behind the Çift Minareli Medrese through some narrow streets you can find the Three tombs, Üç Kümbetler. There's really nothing to see here except to gaze at the three tombs which aren't really any different from some of the others in town, but it's an interesting enough walk through the old neighborhood in Erzurum, with some decaying old houses...more
I was not supposed to stay there but a friend of mine manage to convince me to splurge after a long...more
This is now a museum with some ethnographic, religious and historical (Ottoman Period) collections. The building itself is pretty interesting and is in a big square at the center of Erzurum. The minaret is very distinctive with its Central Asian look. There's another historic mosque right behind it and further down the road some others although...more
Haho is a great place to visit. Haho icon is one of the masterpieces of the Georgian art. This icon may be seen at Georgia’s National Museum in Tbilisi. Even though I was aware on this icon from my very childhood I did not know from where it was.
I realized this only during my Haho (Khakhuli as it is called in Georgian) church visit in Turkey.
Unlike Osk and Khandzta (Pirnali) this church has been transformed into mosque. That is why it is in a pretty normal shape.
Narman's mountains has lots of fairy chimneys(fairy chimney is a conical rock formation) between Yoldere village and Narman.. You should come and see......
Fondest memory: CAG KEBABI which is the best meat meal , if you aren't vegetarian, no problem.You can eat it easyly.In my opinion you should eat.:)