Minimalist and Free Spirit “Tiny House”: A New Trend for Turkish Youth!

The tiny house movement started as a fad that gained momentum in the U.S. in the wake of the 2008 global financial crisis (Image Credit-Daily Sabah)

Minimalist and free spirit “Tiny House” has turned into a new trend for young people in Turkey! The trend, which both offers saving money and peace, has been becoming very common in Turkey. It is a fact especially for young people, who want to escape from the crowd of Metropol cities. Therefore, it is a … Read more

Miracle in Cell No 7: Turkey’s Candidate for Nomination for the Best International Feature Film Oscar

Miracle in Cell No 7-Turkey's Oscar nominee for the best international feature film

Oscar, the most prestigious award in the world in the field of the silver screen and television, has recently announced this year’s candidates. The Turkish drama film Miracle in Cell No 7 has become Turkey’s candidate for the nomination. So, the feature film is going to race to be the nominee for the Best International … Read more

11 Virtual Museums in Turkey You Can Visit Safely from Home Amid Pandemic Conditions

Rahmi Koç Museum

Virtual museums in Turkey has been a popular search so far. Recently, the COVID-19 pandemic forced everyone to spend increasingly more time at home in front of the computer screen. However, one can also turn into an advantage the time spent in the virtual world. The answer to the question of how to do it … Read more

Turkey and Russia’s Touristic Flights Restarts as of This Week

Moscow and Ankara gave a start to tourist exchange after 3.5 month hiatus. (Image Credit-CNN.com)

Turkey and Russia’s touristic flights have begun as of two days ago. Ankara and Moscow have agreed to resume flights between the two countries as of Wednesday. Due to the coronavirus outbreak, there have been three and a half months of suspension. Both countries have come to a common decision thanks to the decisive efforts … Read more

Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar Finally Reopens after the Longest Closure

Municipal workers are spraying the floor, columns, and walls ahead of the doors. (Image Credit-TRT World)

Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar is one of the most historic and famous tourist attractions of both Turkey and Istanbul. However, sadly an eerie silence has fallen over Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar. As we pointed out, it is one of the world’s oldest, largest, and most visited markets. So there, you can encounter a raucous mixture of languages, cultures, … Read more

Istanbul To Host National and International Films: 7th Bosphorus Film Festival 18-25 October 2019

The festival president Ogün Şanlıer emphasized that this year’s festival slogan is “Istanbul’s festival”

Winter is coming. And yet, we are not ready to welcome it and wave Summer. However, Turkey, the country with so many opportunities to have fun, also offers many chances to have a good time in winter. So, the same for Autumn, too. 7. Boğaziçi Film Festivali (7th Bosphorus Film Festival) is going to start on 18 … Read more

Hot Air Balloon Rides over Göbeklitepe Archaeological Site

Hot air balloons take off at the zero point of history

Afterward Cappadocia, air balloon rides over Göbeklitepe is now the new trend. Hot air balloon rides over Göbeklitepe has officially begun after completing safety tests and presentation stages. Colorful hot air balloons now dot the blue skies above Göbeklitepe. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site in southeastern Turkey’s Şanlıurfa province. It has been intensely … Read more

The 4 Most Popular Tourist Destinations of Turkey in 2019

Turkey is one of the most tourist attracting countries in the world.

Turkey’s tourism data has been announced recently. According to the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of Turkey’s announcement, Turkey reached 42.9 million visitor number. So, between the months of January and November last year, Turkey had reached these numbers. Turkey has hosted 48 million 46 thousand 732 visitors totally in the first 11 months in … Read more

The Archaeological Discovery That Changed The History of the World!

Göbekli Tepe is the oldest temple of the world

Göbekli Tepe is located in the Germuş mountains of south-eastern Anatolia. This property presents monumental round-oval and rectangular megalithic structures. Hunter-gatherer societies erected these structures in the Pre-Pottery Neolithic age between 9,600 and 8,200 BCE. Societies of that times probably used these monuments in connection with rituals, most likely of a funerary nature, just like … Read more

Turkish Movie “Muallim” (The Teacher) Received 5 Awards in A Festival in the US

“Muallim” (“The Teacher”) received five awards at the American Golden Picture International Film Festival

Director Müslim Şahin’s first feature-length film “Muallim” (“The Teacher”) received five awards at the American Golden Picture International Film Festival. By the way, the Culture and Tourism Ministry supported the Turkish movie. On the other hand, the accolades included the best film and best director awards. The Story of “Muallim” (The Teacher) Turkish movie, “Muallim” (The Teacher), … Read more