Journey to the realm of the dead
You know, I'm not a big fan of museums, but once in the Archaeological Museum of Istanbul, lost there for a good five hours. The weather that day was non-flying…

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Not absolute monarchy of the Hittites
"If the troops were defeated by the enemy, they perform the rite: dissect a man, a goat, a puppy and a pig..." About the Hittites and their Kingdom, which existed…

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If I were Sultan…
Today, the hero of our article — the Sultan, who built the largest mosque in Istanbul, was married to a Ukrainian woman and earned the nickname Magnificent. Don't switch! Power…

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Such hotels are a shame for Turkey!!!
Turtle's Marco Polo Club HV-1 is Disgusting!!!! And, I can not imagine who can think differently...??? ... However, I can imagine. There is a category of tourists, mostly female, who…

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Secrets of Turkish all inclusive

For those who go to Turkey, all inclusive has long been the norm. However, every year in local hotels there are new varieties of this food system, beckoning tourists consoles ultra-, super- , hi-class, max – and other inclusive. What you need to know about Turkish all inclusive? Formula AI As you know, in Turkey, all inclusive (in the price lists of travel agencies it is designated by the index AI), as the power system in the hotel has become the most common and it is there, in the cost of living began to include also drinks and some services on site. We can even talk about the existing standards, although there is no state regulation of this system: it all depends on the administration of the hotel or the hotel network to which it belongs. In three-star hotels AI – is three meals a day at the buffet plus afternoon tea (coffee tea, pastries, sometimes – hot snacks), soft and alcoholic drinks of local production (usually wine and beer), animation on site, gym, use of tennis courts in the daytime (if any), sauna plus Turkish bath. Continue reading

Paradise Lost
Istuzu beach stretches six kilometers of sandy strip separating the Mediterranean sea and the Dalyan river. The guides tell us that this is the place where the Mediterranean and Aegean…

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A city that doesn't exist
Slender rows of colonnades, rock tombs, scattered here and there looted tombs — this is how today look a few thousand ancient settlements of Asia Minor on the territory of…

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Cappadocia: the autumn meeting
UNEXPECTED — NEAR The expanses of Asia Minor, where stretches modern Turkey, concentrated a good half of the heritage of Ancient Greece, not to mention the fact that its land…

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City on seven hills or aboriginal in Istanbul
Despite the fact that the official capital of Turkey since 1923 is Ankara, yet the song, heart and mystery of this country was and remains Istanbul. Istanbul is what the…

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