Real Turkey and illegal Ararat
Most of our compatriots represent Turkey as a solid resort, where our compatriots relax on the Mediterranean beaches under the hot southern sun, sipping beer and visiting huge flea markets.…

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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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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…

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Yacht tour in seven days sailing

This is what I dreamed of all my adult life: a cruise on a yacht. And finally, the dream came true! I had to swim two hundred kilometers along the southwestern coast of Turkey, exploring the ancient cities of the ancient state of Lycia. Having thrown a couple of swimsuits, a bandanna and an evening dress into a travel bag, I set off.

The first day. Oleander adaptation
I got a glimpse of a Turkish bath right after leaving Antalya Airport. It was a terrible summer heat. Larynx burned dry hot air. I wanted to cough and hold my breath at the same time. Continue reading

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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What to see in Turkey
Turkey is beautiful and unique! The quiet harbors of Turkey, the impregnable cliffs of Turkey, the fortresses of Turkey, the ruins of the old cities of Turkey, the most magnificent…

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Holidays in Turkey: sailing the four seas
What did our people not see in Turkey? They all seemed to have been in Turkey, and not once, they all know Turkey up and down, like their native district,…

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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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