Equitrekking host Darley Newman experiences life on Turkey's beautiful Mediterranean Coast — otherwise known as the Turquoise Rivera — by hiking the chilly waters of Saklikent Gorge and horseback riding through the abandoned Greek city of Kayakِy. Next, it's off to bustling Istanbul, where East meets West, to explore the Blue Mosque, Spice Market, Grand Bazaar, Topkapi Palace and the mighty Bosphorus. Finally, Darley returns to Cappadocia, to step back in time with the locals of these ancient... [see more] villages. In Avanos, Darley focuses on local food, learning how to make pekmez (a special type of jelly) and cook testi kebab, a dish containing meat and vegetables cooked in a clay pot. Darley rides with locals through the fairy chimneys of ـzengi Valley, the Greek- influenced city of Mustafapasa, which dates back to Byzantine times and to a caravan stop on the Silk Road.
Equitrekking Adventures is the Emmy-winning lifestyle television series that takes viewers on global travel adventures to experience culture, cuisine, history and adventure. Host Darley Newman. discover global destinations from a local's perspective in this innovative and exciting travel series.