Ormanpark Peacocks

This beautiful peacock was at a zoo (basically a few cages) in Ormanpark, a park located in Adapazarı, the capital of the Sakarya Province in Turkey.  For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com The best way to support this website is to share it and this article across social media and with your friends. Let…

A View of the Bosphorus

For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com This was taken in the north of Beşiktaş on a very nice day. The best way to support this website is to share it and this article across social media and with your friends. Let me know how you found the article as well! Check out the info…

Snow Time

When a historic snowstorm hit the eastern seaboard of the United States years ago I made these in the snow which was extremely deep.  Mainly I was having fun exploring the snowy landscape in snow which was hip deep. Needless to say I wasn’t outside long. Overall I had a good time and I would…

Tree Dog

I found this dog under a tree. I don’t really know what else to say about that.  For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com The best way to support this website is to share it and this article across social media and with your friends. Let me know how you found the article as well!…

Historic Findings: Arabian Gates UPDATE

nejron / 123RF Stock Photo Ever since the mysteries designs popped up throughout the barren Arabian landscape, researchers have been ready to photograph them. The stone gates sitting patiently in the desert are all ready to be explored and cataloged and yet this hasn’t happened. The main reason was that Saudi Arabia was reluctant to…

Koru, Maşukiye

I visited the Koru Restaurant a year ago and had a fairly good time but was impressed with the architecture used for a restaurant I never would have noticed.  Tucked back into the forested areas and hills west of Lake Sapanca (pronounced Sapanja with the a’s spoken as ah) it serves a fairly typical menu. …

Crouching Tiger

I thought you guys might like to get a look at this guy.  For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com   For all your random articles go to Trovian Square and check out my other pages for excellent content on science, technology, history and more!       The best way to support this website…

Turkish Angora

This is a Turkish Angora cat, a special breed that developed naturally in Turkey. They have fluffy white fur and heterochromatic  eyes which can be blue, amber or green. Here’s a close up so that you can see it better. For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com The best way to support this website is to…

A Horse From Sakarya

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The Black Sea

For use elsewhere, credit: Tome of Trovius, https://tomeoftrovius.com I took this photo at the Black Sea at a small beach resort called Kerpe.  The Black Sea is known for a few things: beaches, farms and tea. The tea is more in the northeast so Kerpe is mainly just a small little beach. The difference between the…