Cappadocia
Central Anatolian region of Turkey, Cappadocia has one of the most intriguing landscapes in the world. These are strange volcanic tuff pillars known as the “Magic Chimneys”. Here, to the…

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Turkish history
The first great civilization in Turkey was the Hittite civilization, who worshiped the sun goddess and the storm god. The Hittites inhabited Anatolia from the Middle Bronze Age (1900-1600 BC),…

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16 facts about Turkey that will surprise even those who rest here every year
Many of us who every year go to Turkey to the sea with their children know the country only from one side. We decided to go a little further ...…

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Sights of Turkey

This is one of the oldest cities in Eurasia and the cultural capital of Turkey. The favorite city of Agatha Christie with amazing panoramas spread on the shores of two continents. The magnificent history of the capital of the four greatest empires (Roman, Byzantine, Latin, Ottoman) dates back to the 7th century BC, preserving for us a whole kaleidoscope of fascinating historical and architectural monuments: St. Sophia Cathedral (the largest Byzantine church in the world ), Topkapi Palace (the center of power of the great Ottoman Empire), the underground reservoir Erebatan 3rd century AD, the inimitable “Blue Mosque” (Sultan Ahmet mosque) – a wonderful symbol of Istanbul, Dolmabahce Palace – a delightful Osm palace complex new on the shores of the Bosphorus, the Church of St. Irina is a famous place of pilgrimage for Christians, Continue reading

Turkish cuisine

The peculiarity of Turkish cuisine is that it is impossible to single out one dominant dish in it, such as pasta in Italy or sauces in France – the national Turkish cuisine is distinguished precisely by the variety and uniqueness of the menu. According to the richness and taste of Turkish cuisine is rightfully among the top three cuisines of the world, after the French and Chinese. It is famous for its antiquity, and its diversity is due to the traditions of the food culture of the great Empire, whose borders began at the walls of Vienna and ended on the Arabian Peninsula. As a result of mixing with other nations of the region, that amazing combination of dishes and recipes that Turkish cuisine is famous for these days was formed. Continue reading

Turkey transportation

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Turkish Airlines (Turkish Airlines) serves all major Turkish cities, including the most intense destinations of Istanbul and Ankara. You can also use the services of other airlines, such as Onur Air, Fly Air, Pegasus Airlines and Atlas Jet. The main airports in Turkey are Esenboga in Ankara, Ataturk in Istanbul, Adnan Menderes in Izmir and Sabiha Gokcen forty kilometers from Istanbul. Continue reading

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In this article I will try to answer questions about the resort Palandoken, which probably long ago excite the minds of our alpine skiing community. Is it worth going to…

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