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Derinkuyu Underground City, Cappadocia

The underground city at Derinkuyu were an amazing array of passages, rooms and living quarters. The city was probably settled around the 7th century. It is estimated that there are 8-20 floors and that 10,000 people could have found shelter here!

Derinkuyu
Derinkuyu Underground City
Derinkuyu
Derinkuyu Underground City
Derinkuyu
Derinkuyu Underground City
© Katherine H Turner