Explore the Natural Hot Spring Travertines of Pamukkale, Turkey Micki Kosman June 12, 2014 Travel Blogs, Turkey 27 Turkey is a beautiful country with tons of attractions. One of the most famous that helped convince us to visit were the famous natural travertine pools in Pamukkale. The travertines, glowing white natural hot pools terraced along a mountainside, are featured in almost every tourist brochure about Turkey. Rightly so. They are amazing.