Category Archives: Turkey

Former Ottoman capital eyes South Korean tourists; Hurriyet Daily News

Officials in the northwestern province of Bursa are carrying out special efforts to ensure that tourists from South Korea visit the city more, aiming to increase the tourism income of the former Ottoman capital, which is known for its historical, cultural and natural richness.

Source: Former Ottoman capital eyes South Korean tourists

Cappadocia’s ‘Three Beauties’ rushed by tourists; Hurriyet Daily News

Cappadocia’s fairy chimneys called the ‘Three Beauties,’ which stand adjacent to each other defined as father, mother and child, are a volcanic formation roping in the interest of tourists rapidly with its surreal beauty and charm…

Source: Cappadocia’s ‘Three Beauties’ rushed by tourists

12 human-made wonders of the world; Daily Sabah

12 human-made wonders of the world…

Source: Petra

Statement by the Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, on Hagia Sophia, Istanbul; Unesco

Source: Statement by the Director of the UNESCO World Heritage Centre, on Hagia Sophia, Istanbul

‘A tourist’s guide to the ancient wonders of Turkey’; Liz Sier; StartSat60

You’ll never been short of a photo opportunity here!

Source: ‘A tourist’s guide to the ancient wonders of Turkey’

Old city in western Turkey aims to attract more tourists; YeniSafak

Total of 480 acres area around Grand Mosque transformed into open-air museum…

Source: Old city in western Turkey aims to attract more tourists

Former Ottoman capital Edirne attracts visitors with UNESCO-appreciated values; Daily Sabah

Source: Former Ottoman capital Edirne attracts visitors with UNESCO-appreciated values

Edirne, the city of history and culture; Hurriyet Daily News

Welcoming thousands of local and foreign tourists every year with its deep-rooted history and potential in the field of faith tourism, Edirne is on the UNESCO World Cultural Heritage List with its Selimiye Mosque and its Social Complex…

Source: Edirne, the city of history and culture

TURKEY AT 97: Celebrating the foundation of the Republic of Turkey; The Business & Financial Times

The author, the Ambassador of the Republic of Turkey, Özlem Ergün Ulueren, writes about the development of the country as they celeberate 97…

Source: TURKEY AT 97: Celebrating the foundation of the Republic of Turkey – The Business & Financial Times

Pamukkale: Tandem Paragliding Experience; Get Your Guide

Thrill-seekers and adrenaline lovers cannot miss the chance to fly over this UNESCO World Heritage Site. Enjoy a bird’s-eye view of Pamukkale’s white travertines and the ruins of the ancient city of Hierapolis.

Source: Pamukkale: Tandem Paragliding Experience

Safranbolu: Well-preserved town of Ottoman houses; Daily Sabah

Source: Safranbolu: Well-preserved town of Ottoman houses

Where to Travel in Turkey in 2020; Iuliia Tore; Rus Tourism News

Where to Travel in Turkey in 2020…

Source: Where to Travel in Turkey in 2020 – Rus Tourism News

Historical rituals in Göbeklitepe become documentary; Hurriyet Daily News

Titled ‘Residents of Göbeklitepe,’ a documentary film depicts the rituals of the historical area of Göbeklitepe, which is on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The documentary will feature at the Istanbul Film Festival in October…

Source: Historical rituals in Göbeklitepe become documentary

Restoration of Walls of Diyarbakir begins in Turkey; Gozde Bayar; Yenisafak

UNESCO added 5,000-year-old walls in southeastern Turkey to World Heritage List in 2015…

Source: Restoration of Walls of Diyarbakir begins in Turkey

Things To Do in Cappadocia; Kaan Keskin; Amateur Traveler

An itinerary for the places in Cappadocia you should see and the activities you should do in this amazing place.

Source: Things To Do in Cappadocia – Turkey – Amateur Traveler

Exploring Mount Nemrut – A Meeting Point Between East & West; Carole Raddato; Ancient History Encyclopedia

Source: Exploring Mount Nemrut – A Meeting Point Between East & West

In pics: ruins of Hierapolis in Denizli, Turkey; Xinhua

Photo taken on Aug. 6, 2020 shows the ruins of the ancient city of Hierapolis in Denizli, Turkey. The ruins of Hierapolis is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. (Photo by Mustafa Kaya/Xinhua)

Source: In pics: ruins of Hierapolis in Denizli, Turkey

Dark Church’s frescoes take visitors to journey in history; Hurriyet Daily News

The historical Dark Church in Cappadocia takes its visitors to the depths of history thanks to its frescoes that have been well-preserved for centuries.

Source: Dark Church’s frescoes take visitors to journey in history

20 Best Places to Visit in Turkey 2020; Melo Villareal; Out of Town Blog

Interested in the most enthralling places to visit in Turkey? Here’s a list of the most bucket-list-worthy destinations that you can visit in Turkey!

Source: 20 Best Places to Visit in Turkey 2020 – Out of Town Blog

Project to contribute to people in Hattusha region; Hurriyet Daily News

A new project has been made for the promotion of the only ancient city on the UNESCO World Heritage and the World Memory lists, the Hittite capital Hattusha. If accepted by UNESCO, the project will also contribute to the people of the region to get income from tourism.

Source: Project to contribute to people in Hattusha region

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