Turkey

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The Gigantic List of Things to do in Turkey

If Turkey is not on your bucket list, it should be. The country is a blend of exotic and western influences evident in day-to-day life. The most popular destination is Istanbul, a colorful and interesting metropolis but many other exciting locations beg to be visited. Due to the large size and diversity of the country, it also has a marvelous ability to accommodate every type of traveler from beac... »

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Six Beautiful and Natural Landmarks on the Turkish Mediterranean Coast

The Mediterranean region of Turkey occupies much of the Southern coastline. It stretches for 1600 kilometres from Antalya to Marmaris and includes many small coastal resorts, making it one of the top tourist destinations in the country. Its attributes include ancient ruins from the Lycian period, adventure activity hotspots and numerous natural landmarks that will satisfy explorer’s urges. Most ma... »

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Four Popular Skiing Destinations in Turkey

Turkey is advertised for summer sun, gorgeous sandy beaches and lazy days messing around on boats. It does have a healthy tourism market for summer holiday packages but rarely mentioned, are the winter ski resorts.Previously only confined to the elite of elite, winter skiing holidays in Turkey are attractive choices for anyone who wants to combine adventure sports with a healthy dose of cultural i... »

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6 Reasons to Visit the Cappadocia Region of Turkey

Cappadocia – a region steeped in history of Christianity and weird rock formations! It is the unique lunar landscape of Cappadocia that made it a top destination to visit in Turkey. Spread across the central Anatolian plains, the area is suitable for all types of travelers from budget to luxury. Six reasons to visit Cappadocia Stay in a Cave Hotel Some people may think of cave hotels as a theme pa... »

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11 UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Turkey

Turkey joined the UNESCO world heritage organization in 1946. Standing for the United Nations, Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization, the aim is to build peace in the minds of men and women and one way is by preserving heritage through history. Quoting “cultural and natural heritage as inspiration for future generations,” Turkey is an ideal member because it was the capital of many pa... »

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3 Picturesque National Parks of Turkey

Turkey is a nation currently going through massive development in the economic sector. This is reflected in its urban planning but one area that remains untouched is the National Parks of Turkey. From the East to the West, there are forty one designated areas protected by law for scientific,  cultural research and the preservation of flora and fauna. Called “Milli Parks” in Turkish, they are beaut... »

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Adventure Sports in Turkey To Bust Out of Your Comfort Zone

Adventures sports have been popular since the 1990s and are now an official recognized pastime and form of tourism. Providing natural adrenaline rushes, the surge normally comes from fast speed, high heights or an ability to use effectively use equipment to propel the body out of its comfort zone. Also known as extreme sports, the activity can take place on land, water or in the air. Adventure tou... »