From hot air ballooning to exploring underground cities, Cappadocia is a wonderland of geology and human history.
Turkey is one of the most popular destinations for new and seasoned Filipino travelers alike.
Turkey managed to register double-digit growth in the number of foreign tourists from January through December and is a step closer to ending the historic year on a high note…
Göbeklitepe, an archaeological site in modern-day Şanlıurfa that is home to the world’s oldest temple, had a golden year with tourists, various events and cinema productions…
Ani is a Middle Age city of remarkable historical importance, one in urgent need of preservation and protection…
HDP MP has submitted a parliamentary question to the Minister of Culture after reports emerged that people steal bricks from the UNESCO-listed fortress.
Turkey’s vibrant tourism season runs from May to October when thousands of people of all over the world flock to take advantage of the Mediterranean lifestyle…
Ancient scenes spring to life as felines make the ruins of Ephesus home.
Visiting Turkey? Here is a complete list of things to see and do in Izmir (both Izmir province and Izmir city); Turkey’s most westernized and historic city.
As the year comes to a close, Uber looked back at the most ‘Ubered-to’ tourist attractions around the world.
It’s amazing how much we were able to see and experience on our G Adventures tour in such a short time. Here are some of the highlights:
Source: Exploring the best of Turkey
Sitting between the divergent landscapes of Europe and Asia, Turkey is blessed with many facets. With a rich history brought about by the Assyrians, Greeks, Thracians, Phrygians, Urartians, and Armenians, it is a melting pot of influences which reflect its unique heritage, customs, traditions, and practices. Notwithstanding Istanbul’s popularity, for the veteran travellers, the Land of Four Seasons offers a spectrum of lesser known destinations waiting to be discovered.
Located fifteen kilometres away from the Turkish city of Sanlıurfa, Göbekli Tepe, which was added to the UNESCO World Heritage List in 2018, is believed to be a centre of faith and pilgrimage during the Neolithic Age.
A UNESCO-listed ancient site in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa hailed as the world’s oldest temple has been added to a respected world travel list.
An eclectic mix of cultures, traditions, flavors and colors greets visitors to Istanbul, where Europe meets Asia, East meets West, and ancient and modern coexist. The post Meet the Only City in the World That Straddles Two Continents appeared first on Reader’s Digest.
Researchers studying the ruins of Çatalhöyük in central Turkey have discovered evidence that residents once wore human teeth as jewelry, the earliest such example in history.
The first female mayor of Safranbolu, a town dating to the 11th century, is eager to put her UNESCO-protected city on Turkey’s tourism map.
Turkey intends to go ahead with plans to turn museums – including the revered Aghia Sophia Church into mosques if the country’s Council of State…