No More Turkish Bagel: Simit Enters the Oxford English Dictionary (OED)
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No More Turkish Bagel: Simit Enters the Oxford English Dictionary (OED)

The Turkish word “simit” has finally entered the Oxford English Dictionary (OED). The dictionary defined simit as a type of bread often coated with molasses and covered in sesame seeds. And so, it is originating in Turkey. Simit is widely famous as “Turkish bagels” in the world. These skinny rings of sesame-seed-covered dough are a ubiquitous sight…

38th International Istanbul Book Fair: 02-10 November 2019
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38th International Istanbul Book Fair: 02-10 November 2019

The countdown has started for TÜYAP 2019! 38th International Istanbul Book Fair will include a large number of publishers and non-governmental organizations in Turkey and abroad. The exhibition will last for nine days. And so, visitors will have the opportunity to meet with the authors of the works they read with pleasure. So, when is…

56th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival: 26 October – 1 November 2019
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56th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival: 26 October – 1 November 2019

Pleasing days for Turkish cinema has just started today! The “beating heart” of Turkish national cinema is going to accelerate with the 56th Antalya Golden Orange Film Festival. So, the festival, which has begun today, and it will continue until the 1st of November. Thus, it will be a 6-days-cinema paradise. And by the way,…

A Nomination From Turkey for International Emmy Awards
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A Nomination From Turkey for International Emmy Awards

Turkish Nominee Haluk Bilginer wins the Award for the Best Performance By an Actor in Emmy International The master Turkish actor Haluk Bilginer had been selected for the Best Performance by an Actor category in 47th International Emmy Awards, as we shared here a couple of weeks ago. So, the good news reached to Turkey…

Izmir International Fair Welcomes Its Guests for the 88th Times This Year
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Izmir International Fair Welcomes Its Guests for the 88th Times This Year

The famous Izmir International Fair is celebrating its 88th year in 2019, taking place between 6-15 September. The fair is the biggest and the oldest in Turkey. The international fair is the source of pride of Turkey’s fairs and expositions industry. In addition to that, the fair is also notable for hosting a series of…

Gold Mining Activities in Turkey’s Mount IDA (The Kaz Dağları) Has Sparked Environmental Protests
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Gold Mining Activities in Turkey’s Mount IDA (The Kaz Dağları) Has Sparked Environmental Protests

There has been going on worrying incidents in Mount IDA. Environmental protests have started in the region due to the gold mining incidents carrying out by the Canada-based international mining company. Mount IDA (The Kaz Mountains in Turkish) has been witnessing to the history of the all-region for the thousands of years. The Kaz Dağları…

Zeytinli Rock Festival 2019
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Zeytinli Rock Festival 2019

Zeytinli Rock Festival has just started! The festival is celebrating its 6th anniversary this year. Zeytinli Rock Festival has been organizing since the 1st one in 2014. Since then, thousands of music lovers have been meeting at this festival. The festival has 6 years of tradition and the number of participants in the festival is…

The Latest News About Can Yaman!
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The Latest News About Can Yaman!

Here is our updated meta post for the Latest News about Can Yaman.You can check this page for updates and catch everything new about your favorite Turkish actor: Diletta Leotta: Who is This Can Yaman’s Girlfriend Stunning Blonde? May 21, 2021  This stunning blonde Italian sports presenter Diletta Leotta has been occupying headlines in Turkish…

Istanbul Coffee Festival: A Thrill That Has Been Going On For 5 years
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Istanbul Coffee Festival: A Thrill That Has Been Going On For 5 years

Istanbul Coffee Festival, of which 5th anniversary will be celebrated this year, is getting popular year by year. Coffee’s hundreds-year of story and journey continues in Istanbul with the Festival! A Rising Trend: “Third Wave Coffee” The reason why we are opening another title for third-wave coffee is its popularity in all over the world….

Cost of Living and Travelling in Turkey: Prices in Turkey 2018
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Cost of Living and Travelling in Turkey: Prices in Turkey 2018

The recent decline of Turkish Lira made Turkey a fairly cheap country. The Turkish lira lost nearly 40% of its value from the beginning of 2018. Now it is a great opportunity to travel to Turkey or buy real estate in Turkey. Due to cross-parity, if your country’s currency held its value against USD Dollars, a…