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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Streets of the sunken city
Every schoolboy knows that Turkey is a five star Paradise for tourists-hour animation and a total anclosed. And this tourist stereotype somehow lost another face of Turkey – a fabulous…

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4 elements of rest
WATER. Cotton castle and thalassotherapy Thermal springs of the Turkish resort Pamukkale — a unique phenomenon of nature, which has no analogues in the world. The waters of the hot…

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On Horseback!
In the image and likeness "there Is a place where words are generated by silence, a place where the whisper of the heart is born. There is a place where…

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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

Streets of the sunken city

Every schoolboy knows that Turkey is a five star Paradise for tourists-hour animation and a total anclosed. And this tourist stereotype somehow lost another face of Turkey – a fabulous land where ancient legends come to life Once Turkey was the first in everything: in the city of Pergamos created the first book, there was the first beauty contest when Paris chose the most beautiful of the three goddesses. Here died down, as the Turks joke, the world’s first “Eurovision”. If you are one of those tourists who are already the second day of vacation on a gorgeous beach boredom seizes, then explore the real Turkey, such as it was 100 and 20 years ago, even before the tourist boom! Go to the sunken city of Kekova, near the town of Demre-Calais. Continue reading

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 Turks call it. Like our native Kiev, Istanbul is built on seven hills. Isn’t that a hint that we should take a closer look at him? Of course, it is impossible to imagine Istanbul without Hagia Sophia and the Blue mosque, without the ancient” city in the city ” – the Bazaar Kapali Charshi, without the majestic Ottoman palaces and slender arches of the Bosphorus bridges. However, our goal is to open to you another Istanbul – alive and mysterious – such as it is not shown in tourist guides. Move like an aboriginal Is the first and most important advice if you want to feel free and mysterious traveler that arrived before this fabulous city incognito and wants to see the real life of the local people. Continue reading

Alanya: imagine yourself as a pirate or Cleopatra!
Imagine a place with heavenly beaches, warm climate, beautiful scenery, where pirates "nested" and took a bath one of the most famous Queens in the world. It may seem that…

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Mountain Turkey. The trail of the ark
The phrase from the song "only mountains can be Better than mountains" in Turkey acquires a special sound, since about 2/3 of the territory of this country is mountainous. Mountains…

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Five civilizations on one ship
On the sea trade routes along the southern coast of Turkey, sank, for various reasons, many ancient ships. The death of one of them — trade, 20 meters long, loaded…

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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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