The city of Amasya, situated on the banks of the river Yeşilırmak, about 120 km south of Samsun on the Black Sea, is undoubtedly one of the finest Anatolian cities. Read the rest of this entry »
When you get to know the Turkish people, one of the first questions you are asked about is your fondness for football and in particular what team you support. It goes without saying that this sport is part of the daily life of almost everyone. Read the rest of this entry »
A couple miles from Nevsehir Airport to Cappadocia lies Gülşehir, a small town that has two little-known attractions, including a church in all beauty.
At the edge of the Sea of Marmara, the village renamed Tirilye Zeytinbagi, has been renowned for its olives and for its way of life since 1963. Read the rest of this entry »
As of April 17, 2013, electronic visa (e-Visa) replaces “sticker visa” which was issued at the Turkey’s border crossings.
The Bosphorus Strait which separates the European side from the Asian side of Istanbul is spanned by two bridges, one called the Bosphorus and the second, the Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridge. Read the rest of this entry »
The modes of transportation used to move in this megalopolis with its outsized geography are very diverse. Read the rest of this entry »