Some of you may know that I have been away for the last month travelling. I visited Israel for two weeks, Jordan for a day, and Turkey for another two weeks. Here are some photos to tide ya’ll over until I finish sorting through them (4,000+) and uploading to Flickr.

Marketplace in Israel

One of the many marketplaces in Israel selling dried fruit and nuts.

Dead Sea from Masada - Israel

View from Masada of the sun breaking through the clouds over the Dead Sea.

Floating in the Dead Sea - Israel

Floating in the Dead Sea in Israel

Little Petra in Jordan

Little Petra in Jordan

Bedouin in Little Petra

Listening to our new Bedouin friend play the flute as it echos off the mountains of Little Petra, Jordan

Snow-covered peaks in Goreme, Cappadocia. Turkey

Snow-covered peaks near Goreme village in Cappadocia, Turkey

Cave Hotel in Cappadocia

The hostel's cat sleeping in my bed in the cave hotel in Cappadocia.

In the Ancient Pool in Pamukkale (Heirapolis)

In the Ancient Pool (hot springs) in Pamukkale, Turkey

The Celsus Library in Ephesus, Turkey

The Celsus Library in Ephesus, Turkey