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Cappadocia’s fairy chimneys and rock-cut houses will captivate you with it’s incredibly bizarre, yet beautiful landscape. This semi-arid region in central Turkey offers fascinating history, museums, palaces, beaches, and white cliff waterfalls — the best of everything you’d want on a holiday! It is a must-see wonderland, with rock-cut churches and vibrant frescoes. A former […]
Welcome to Great Istanbul
Istanbul, a fascinating city built on two Continents, divided by the Bosphorus Strait. This is one of the greatest cities in the world where you can see a modern western city combined with a traditional eastern city, it’s a melting pot of many civilizations and different people. Istanbul was also announced by the European Union as the 2010 European Capital of Culture.
From the foundation of Byzantium in the 7th century BC until today, Istanbul held always an important role in the history of humanity in this part of the world. Everybody wanted to gain control of this area because of its strategic location; Empires were born here on the ashes of previous ones.
Since the Republic in 1923, Istanbul continued to grow and today it boosted its population over 14 million people living in this spread out city. This makes Istanbul the largest city of Turkey and one of the biggest cities in the world.
Pamukkale in Aegean Turkey is also called the “Cotton Castle”, because of the white, cottony appearance of the mineral bath spas that abound the province, which is rich in calcium. Known as a “spa town” since the Roman era, tourists travel to Pamukkale to relax in warm, soothing and therapeutic waters in the myriad spas.
(العربية) تقع مدينة كاش (Kaş) في مدينة أنطاليا الواقعة في جنوب تركيا والتي تطل على البحر الأبيض المتوسط ، وتتمتع بمؤهلات سياحية جذابة و قد نصحت جريدة “نيويورك تايمز” الأمريكية الذائعة الصيت السياح الأجانب الراغبين في السياحة سنة 2015، بزيارة هذه مدينة .
Marmaris is a Mediterranean resort town along the Turkish Riviera (also known as the Turquoise Coast) with a busy, pebbly beach and long seafront promenade. It’s known for nightlife on Bar Street, which is home to open-air clubs and music venues. Marmaris sits in a valley between pine-forested mountains and clear waters, which are popular sailing and diving destinations.
Old Town of Myra (Myra) The ancient city of Mira, which is located today in the center of the region of Dimra and the surrounding areas, is famous for the Roman rock tombs and the St. Nicholas Church of the Byzantine Period. The Church of Saint Nicholas, the strangest remnant of the old city, and […]
Demre is on the coast of the Teke peninsula, west of the bay of Antalya, with the Taurus Mountains behind. The mountains are forested and the coastal strip is made of good soil brought down by the mountain rivers. The climate is the typical Mediterranean pattern of hot dry summers and warm wet winters.
Before the tourism boom began in the 1980s the local economy depended on agriculture, which is still important today. The villages of Demre grow pomegranates and citrus fruits and now a large quantity of fruits and vegetables all year round in greenhouses. Also with its rich history, attractions like the island of Kekova, the sea and warm weather this coast is very popular with holidaymakers from Turkey and all over Europe, although Demre still does not have the high volume of tourists enjoyed by districts nearer Antalya airport. Some local handicrafts like rug making, and events such as the annual camel-wrestling festival bring in extra income.
The local cuisine includes fish and other seafood from the Mediterranean.
Turkey is home to a remarkable city, the famous town of Alanya, on the southern coast of the country, 120 km east of Antalya, and on the mountainous border of Taurus. Alanya is one of the most beautiful and beautiful places in Turkey, surrounded by high mountains, dense green forests and golden beaches, and filled with orange and apricot plantations. It is known for its mild climate, and most of its inhabitants are Turks.
(العربية) قصر سان-بيار: وهو قصر مبني من عصر ما قبل الخلافة العثمانية في عام 1503م، وقد بني على يد فرسان حملة سان جان العسكرية، وفي هذا القصر العديد من الآثار البحرية والتحف التي تم استخراجها من أعماق البحر. المسرح: مسرح قديم منذ العهد الهيليني، أعيد ترميمه في عهد الرومانيين، يتكون من خمس مواقع للفرق الموسيقية ويطل بأكمله على المدينة من حديقته الخضراء. ترك بوكو: بلدة الصيادين القدامى. ضريح أليكارناس: مقبرة قديمة ذات طابع هندسي عجيب، مساحته كبيرة جدا، يعتبر من عجائب الدنيا السبع، يقع على بحر إيجة، بني منذ عام 353م، وقد تأثر بفعل الزلازل فاحتفظ بأعمدة منه في قلعة بودروم التاريخية وبعضها في المتحف البريطاني.