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The Land of Beginnings: Çatalhöyük

The Neolithic ‘city’ of Çatalhöyük, in the Çumra county of Konya province, was renowned for its extraordinary arts and crafts, and the earliest finds were from 7,400 BC. The settlement was an international key to...

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Salda Lake: Turkey’s Maldives

Salda Lake in the southern province of Burdur’s Yeşilova district has been reputed as “Turkey’s Maldives” in recent years for its white beach and clear water, becoming a favourite spot for tourists. Interestingly, the...

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Top 10 Best Beaches in Turkey

Do you think that you know all the best beaches in Turkey? Turkey has some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. White sandy beaches stretch along the coastline of Turkey. Find out...

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Paradise on Earth: Alanya

Alanya is a beautiful holiday centre with its beautiful sandy beaches, modern hotels and motels, as well as numerous fish restaurants, cafes, clubs and bars. The cafes that ring the harbour are popular gathering...

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A World City: Safranbolu

Safranbolu is a renowned quality city with its traditional Turkish houses which are good examples of civil Ottoman architecture, natural beauty and historical dimension.

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Do you know these facts about Turkey?

Gobekli Tepe / Şanliurfa is the oldest human-made place of worship yet discovered, dated to 7500 – 6000 BC.  The world’s oldest known settlement is in Catalhoyuk in central Anatolia, Turkey, and dates back...

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Mardin : A City of Stonework

Mardin is a historical city which is located on a strategic hilltop overlooking the plains of Mesopotamia in southeastern Turkey. The city is melting pot of many cultures and religions.