Southern coast of Turkey: rest in low season
The advantages of a low season vacation in Turkey are obvious: it is easier and cheaper to book a hotel in Turkey, there are fewer people at resorts in Turkey…

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Turkish culture. Traditions of Turkey. Turkish cuisine
Ottoman literature and court music of Turkey were mostly religious in nature and sounded pompous and sad for the western ear. The visual arts were limited by the requirements of…

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Five fake stars. Everyone who went and goes to Turkey is dedicated to rest ...
The first note under this title received comments and approving, and abusive. Some swore like this: hey, went to Turkey, and now he is making a public problem out of…

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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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Turkey, Cappadocia
The slopes of the hills down the cascade of snow-white in the valley Lykos. At a distance, it seems that the unusual steps that form the baths with bright blue…

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Turkey transportation
Avia Post 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…

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Istanbul: on both sides of the Golden Horn
If you are a special travel gourmet, then the first time in Istanbul is best to come by ship from the Black Sea. Bosphorus enchants in any weather. Ancient fortresses…

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Turkish culture. Traditions of Turkey. Turkish cuisine
Ottoman literature and court music of Turkey were mostly religious in nature and sounded pompous and sad for the western ear. The visual arts were limited by the requirements of…

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