- Cappadocia – the fairy-tale landscape in the Zelve, Dove and Rose Valleys
- Pammukale – known as “cotton castle”, met the large, impressive cemetery
- Visits to Sardis (capital of Lydia)
- Smyrna or Izmir – Turkey’s third-largest city
- Ephesus – Aegean region with its excellent ancient library and theatre.
- Istanbul – The Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, etc.