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I'm a transplant Seattle-ite living in NH for college who's a writer, reader, gamer, blogger, tweeter and every day geeky grey-ace gal.


Cappadocia, a region in central Turkey is one of the most exciting and impressive places in this country – and this is saying something because Turkey is huge and quite amazing. Cappadocia is especially famous for its natural formed rocks called fairy chimneys or tent rocks, which look exactly how their name would suggest. As the material of these chimneys is soft, people living in this area have been carving them to form houses they can live in. Some of them are used even to this time and the most notable ones are in Goreme village.

There’s another secret of Cappadocia, located in the valleys around Goreme. This area was the site of early Christian activity, where people came to flee Roman persecution. There’s still lots of old, forgotten churches and monasteries, with walls painted with Christian symbols and saints. The faces of some figures have been destroyed during the iconoclast period, which opposed showing people on religious paintings.

Some of the churches are even a thousand years old, now abandoned and used by locals as storerooms. They are literally everywhere in Goreme and you can easily find some to explore.

The most precious buildings are safe though and protected by the Goreme Open-Air Museum. It’s a vast monastic complex, with churches and monasteries built side by side – and all of them carved in rocks. The impressive frescoes and somewhat mysterious atmosphere of these churches is unmissable and must be on your list if you plan to visit Cappadocia.


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if we had met
untainted -
by life,
by people
who break hearts,
by worn-out promises
and lost dreams,
by years,
time itself,
time of things unsaid -
maybe then
we would have been able to love
the way it counts."
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So my professor was asking questions.

Professor:Who plans on getting married within the next 5-10 years?
Like 3 people:*raises hand*
Professor:Who plans on never getting married?
Me:*raises hand*
Professor:*points me out* why?
Me:It's illegal.
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I did go to school for Marine Biology, but the cool thing is… the greatest thing for me is that Polynesians, our gods, Kahoali, Maui, all these water gods, so it’s really cool and a honor to be playing a [water] character. And there’s not too many brown superheroes, so I’m really looking forward to representing the Polynesians, the natives.

My family are some of the greatest water men on earth. I’m not, but I’m going to go train with them. But it’s really an honor just being a Polynesian. And water is the most important thing in this world and we all know it. It’s cool be a part of DC’s universe.

Jason Momoa on getting to play Aquaman (via fyeahlilbit3point0)

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Raliegh Becket→ Favourite Moments

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#pacific rim 


Sometimes I forget that Julie Andrews is an actress and not the ruler of a small European principality.

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#I forget about this all the time  #and I wish it were true 

The Many Faces of Ronald Bilius Weasley

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