A city between continents, Istanbul straddles the divide between Europe and Asia, a beautiful blend of different cultures and influences as it lies at a continental crosspoint. Naturally, the city’s music scene is incredibly diverse, with Turkey’s largest metropolis – Istanbul has a population of over thirteen million – playing host to the likes of [...]
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Thanks to its wonderful Mediterranean climate, clear, turquoise waters, rich history and vibrant and varied culture, the coast of Turkey that stretches along the Antalya and Mugla provinces is also widely known as the Turkish Riviera – and indeed, it’s as exotic and appealing as its name would suggest. Journeying along the Turkish Riviera will [...]
Thanks to its position between Europe and Asia, Turkey has enjoyed the influences of many different peoples, but thanks to this fusion a country has emerged that is rich both in history and character. As a holiday destination, the country is ideal; it is just two hours ahead of the UK, so no debilitating jet [...]
Turkey is a large, varied country which lies at the crossroads of Europe and Asia and is bordered by four different seas. It has unique landscapes, natural wonders, snowy mountains, beaches, delicious cuisine and lots of ancient buildings and ruins to explore. Turkey is a great choice if you’re looking to combine a beach holiday [...]
With so many cheap flights to Turkey available now you can have a fantastic holiday in one of the world’s most fascinating countries at a very reasonable price. Despite a hectic pace of life in the big cities like Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey has a whole lot more to offer than bazaars, baths and carpets. [...]
A few years ago I took a ferry from the Greek Island of Kos to Bodrum in Turkey with my boyfriend at the time. I constantly meet people taking holidays to Turkey and they’re always raving about it, so whilst we were touring the Greek Islands it made sense for us to hop over and see [...]
Turkey’s largest city – Istanbul lies on the bustling Bosphorus – the river that flows from the Black Sea of the Asian continent to the European waters of the Mediterranean. The city combines the architectural elegance and sophistication of any of the greatest European capitals with the vibrancy and energy of the East. A short [...]
Sitting on the continents of Europe and Asia, Turkey is a diverse country where East meets West, so it’s not surprising that Turkey has something to suit all tastes. There are Turkey holidays to suit every kind of traveller, whether you’re a foodie hoping to savour the Ottoman cuisine, a beach bum wanting to sink [...]
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