Tagged: History

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The World’s Largest Mosaic Museum: Zeugma

Gaziantep, UNESCO Gastronomy City, is popular with its cuisine and history. If you visit Gaziantep you will taste delicious food, best baklava, and stare mosaics which are some of the most extraordinary examples to survive...

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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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Red Tower – Alanya

Being one of the unique examples of the medieval Mediterranean defence structure from the 13th century, Red Tower was built by order of Alaeddin Keyqubad I, the Seljuk ruler, to Ebu Ali Reha el...

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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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Istanbul – Historical Places

Istanbul is the bridge between Europe and Asia. It is not only connecting two continents physically but also connecting cultures, history, and natural beauties. There are an infinite number of activities with amazing beauty.