The inspiration for the Karka Queen's habitat in Southsun in Guild Wars Natural Rock Pools, Pamukkale Turkey. Pamukkale's terraces are made of travertine, a carbonate sedimentary rock deposited by water from the hot springs.
The thermal pools of Hierapolis: think taking a bath in an ancient pool, in sparkling water (yes, sparkling!), sitting on a piece of fallen column that was standing there in times you've studied in history books. Just amazing.
Pamukkale, Turkey Pamukkale, meaning "cotton castle" in Turkish, is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. The city contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water
"THE COTTON CASTLE" in Turkey - Pamukkale, Turkey. This is a natural attraction in southwestern Turkey. Snow white terraces are made of travertine, a sedimentary rock that is deposited by water flowing from the hot springs.