World heritage in Turkey: Troy, the ancient land of wars, myths and legends; Yasemin Nicola Sakay; Daily Sabah

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World heritage in Turkey: Ani, the forgotten ghost city of the northeast; Yasemin Nicola Sakay; Daily Sabah

Source: World heritage in Turkey: Ani, the forgotten ghost city of the northeast

Bones in homes: Residents of prehistoric settlements were buried in their own homes; Szymon Zdziebłowski; Nauka W Polsce

Residents of an 8,000-year-old prehistoric proto-city could be buried in the houses where they lived, according to grim new research.

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World heritage in Turkey: Mighty Diyarbakır Fortress and luscious Hevsel Gardens; Yasemin Nicola Sakay; Daily Sabah

Source: World heritage in Turkey: Mighty Diyarbakır Fortress and luscious Hevsel Gardens

World Heritage in Turkey: 700 years of Ottoman history preserved in Cumalıkızık, Bursa; Mirac Tapan; Daily Sabah

Source: World Heritage in Turkey: 700 years of Ottoman history preserved in Cumalıkızık, Bursa

Cappadocia balloons attract over 2 mln tourists; Hurriyet Daily News

Over the past five years, more than 2 million tourists explored Turkey’s Cappadocia region on the distinctive hot air balloons that have become symbolic of the historical region.

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World heritage in Turkey: Selimiye Mosque makes grandeur of the Ottomans eternal; Mirac Tapan; Daily Sabah

Source: World heritage in Turkey: Selimiye Mosque makes grandeur of the Ottomans eternal

The Sound of Hagia Sophia, Recreated Centuries Later; Ash Corlett; Greek Reporter

The magnificent Hagia Sophia was built in the 6th century and was a Greek Orthodox Church for 150 years, it later became a mosque, and is now serving as a museum.

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World heritage in Turkey: Nemrut, the Mountain of Gods salutes Anatolia; Mirac Tapan; Daily Sabah

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Hot-air balloons in Cappadocia; Anadolu Agency

 

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10 Misconceptions About The ‘Most Dangerous’ Travel Destinations; Himanshu Sharma; Listverse

Traveling is one of the best ways to broaden your perspective as well as the scope of things that can kill you. Taking a trip may involve quite a few…

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Turkey in world heritage: Aphrodisias, the ancient city of love; Mirac Tapan; Daily Sabah

As an ancient city devoted to Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty, Aphrodisias is one of the most important archaeological sites of the Greek and Roman periods in Turkey

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Cappadocia in central Turkey spreads out like a Star Trek setting; Anita Rao-Kashi; Indian Express

With lunar landscape, churches, open-air museums and surreal volcanic eruptions, the Turkish region holds one under a spell.

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Turkey, Egypt and Jordan: A 27-Day Deluxe Tour of Ancient Treasures and World Wonders with International Flights, Turkey, Egypt and Jordan; Luxury Escapes

Source: Turkey, Egypt and Jordan: A 27-Day Deluxe Tour of Ancient Treasures and World Wonders with International Flights, Turkey, Egypt and Jordan

These 10 Places Were Almost Considered To Be Part Of 7 Wonders Of The World; Bob Cramer; World Atlas

On July 7, 2007, the New7Wonders Foundation announced the new seven wonders of the world. The monuments on this list didn’t make the top seven, but they were all finalists.

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Anybody Knows Where’s The World City?; Al Bawaba

A delegation of EU ambassadors to Turkey was impressed by an archaeological site in Turkey’s northeastern Kars province, Ani, also known as “the world city”…

Source: Anybody Knows Where’s The World City? | Al Bawaba

48 HOURS IN ISTANBUL; Aruna Chandaraju; Deccan Herald


An eclectic blend of the East and the West, Istanbul’s heritage and riches are aplenty. Join Aruna Chandaraju on a frenetic trip around stunning minarets and spice markets…

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EU ambassadors admire ‘world city’ in NE Turkey; Cuneyt Celik; Anadolu Agency

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Turkey in world cultural heritage: Great Mosque and Hospital of Divrigi; Mirac Tapan; Daily Sabah

Anatolia is one of the most fertile lands in the world. Thanks to the blessing of Mother Nature and its fortunate placement in the junction…

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30 Mysterious Travel Destinations Around the World; Samanda Dorger; The Street

Here are 30 of the most mysterious destinations on earth, ranging from the gates of hell and a real tunnel of love to Dracula’s castle and a waterfall on fire.

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