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On the first day of the summer holiday in 1994, I jumped into my little blue Ford Escort and drove from Istanbul to Malatya. I found a cheap hotel, then went to a restaurant. I was on my own so I got a table facing the television and sat down to eat and relax. The whole hour I was there, the TV played a series of stories about fatal road accidents near Malatya. There was no anonymity, no subtlety – the camera continually zoomed in on yet another mangled face, emphasising the true horror and hazard of road travel. It really set me up for the next day of furious driving.

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One Response to “Malatya”

  1. Enormousfish | 81 Provinces of Turkey | Adam Kaya Heskith | Author and Writer | Enormousfish Says:
    May 2nd, 2014 at 8:52 am

    […] İzmir 36 Kars 37 Kastamonu 38 Kayseri 39 Kırklareli 40 Kırşehir 41 Kocaeli 42 Konya 43 Kütahya 44 Malatya 45 Manisa 46 Kahramanmaraş 47 Mardin 48 Muğla 49 Muş 50 Nevşehir 51 Niğde 52 Ordu 53 Rize 54 […]


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