179 Kms from Kastamonu
While the Turkish capital is inherently modest, it greatly survives on intellect and vigour. Its streets dotted with the most charming cafes and restaurants will transport you into a different era altogether and get your creative juices flowing. This economic giant also boasts of some exceptional museums and monuments and is therefore an integral part of every Turkey itinerary.
214 Kms from Kastamonu
A port city along the coast of the Black Sea, Samsun is located between two rivers, Kizilirmak (the Red River) and the Yesilirmak (the Green River), both of which were crossed during my drive through Samsun. The River Mert, which meets the sea in Samsun, was another river we crossed.
122 Kms from Kastamonu
Nice beach town with a connecting island.