The monasteries were perched on sandstone rock pillars with breathtaking scenery behind them. Despite having little free time to work with, I immediately knew that somehow I had to see this UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Pamukkale means “Cotton Palace.” The landscape was created by hot spring waters containing calcite, which created gorgeous white terraces of mineral stalactites and petrified waterfalls.
Someone recently said they'd think I'd be the last person to travel based on how I am! But here’s the funny thing: I love travel and push myself to do it even when it means going out of my comfort zone. It's not always easy, but the benefits outweigh the risks.
Growing up, I was happy and optimistic; eventually along the way I lost myself--then worries and anxiety took over. I would have to say some of my happiest…