9 Similarities between “Black Lives Matter” and Turkey’s “Gezi Protests”
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9 Similarities between “Black Lives Matter” and Turkey’s “Gezi Protests”

Black Lives Matter protests have been shaking the US for almost two weeks. Protests began after a white police officer pressed his knee to George Floyd’s neck. After the video of the 46-year-old black citizen, George Floyd’s death became viral, tens of millions of people began screaming out three words: “I can’t breathe!” Those were…

Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar Finally Reopens after the Longest Closure
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Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar Finally Reopens after the Longest Closure

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,…

Coronavirus Restrictions in Turkey to be Lifted as of 1st of June
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Coronavirus Restrictions in Turkey to be Lifted as of 1st of June

Turkey is going to lift coronavirus restrictions as of June 1 (next Monday). According to the official statement, the normalization process involves intercity travel and allow restaurants. Moreover, cafes, parks, and sports facilities will able to open from June 1. Because it eases restrictions imposed to curb the coronavirus outbreak. President of Turkey Recep Tayyip…

Istanbul’s Bosporus: The Magical Beauty with Turquoise Color
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Istanbul’s Bosporus: The Magical Beauty with Turquoise Color

Istanbul’s Bosporus waters’ color has recently turned into mesmerizing turquoise. This fascinating geographical incident has drawn great attention in Turkey. However, due to coronavirus curfews, people in Istanbul couldn’t enjoy this rare occasion. Istanbul has one of the most fascinating natural geographical beauties in the world. This magical beauty is, of course, Bosporus, which is…

Göbeklitepe: The Archaeological Site Appears as the Star of Virtual Tours
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Göbeklitepe: The Archaeological Site Appears as the Star of Virtual Tours

Göbeklitepe is the world’s oldest temple in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa, Turkey.  This oldest temple of the world has been at the center of the world’s curiosity so far. As a result of this, people visited the site over 1.67 million times online at a time. As you know, Turkish authorities had later closed the…

Emmy Winner Turkish Actor Haluk Bilgiler’s New Project: “Alex Rider”
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Emmy Winner Turkish Actor Haluk Bilgiler’s New Project: “Alex Rider”

Emmy-winner Turkish actor Haluk Bilginer starred in the British-made “Alex Rider” series. What is the subject of the Alex Rider series that Haluk Bilginer will play who is an acclaimed actor worldwide? Who are the other actors of the Alex Rider series? When will Alex Rider begin, and where can you watch it? Here are…

“#ErtugrulYouTubeRecord”: The Campaign Races Toward Record in YouTube Pakistan
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“#ErtugrulYouTubeRecord”: The Campaign Races Toward Record in YouTube Pakistan

The hashtag of “Ertugrul Youtube Record” has been shaking Pakistan and redesign the TV industry in the country. Turkish television series “Diriliş Ertuğrul” (“Resurrection: Ertuğrul”) is aiming to break the world record for the newest subscribers on YouTube in a 28-day period. So, after the state-run Pakistan Television (PTV) aired, TRT Ertugrul by PTV, the…

The Holy Month of Ramadan in Quarantine Period
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The Holy Month of Ramadan in Quarantine Period

For many Muslims around the world, the holy month of Ramadan is the most wonderful month of the year. However, it is inevitable that the notion “holy month in quarantine” will be in all of our agenda. It’s not just about abstaining from food and drink from dawn to dusk. Ramadan is also a holy month…

Pakistani PM’s New Turkish Drama Advice after “Dirilis: Ertugrul”
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Pakistani PM’s New Turkish Drama Advice after “Dirilis: Ertugrul”

Pakistani PM’s new Turkish Drama advice excited both Turkish and Pakistani audiences. After having recommended “Diriliş: Ertuğrul” (Resurrection: Ertugrul), this second recommendation has strengthened the cultural ties between the two countries even stronger. If you haven’t really watched the highly-recommended drama, Diriliş: Ertuğrul, yet, then what is it that you’ve really been doing during this…

3D Animation of Ephesus: The Ancient City in Turkey
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3D Animation of Ephesus: The Ancient City in Turkey

Hungarian 3D artist Adam Nemeth made the 3D animation of Ephesus Ancient city. By his work, the artist revived the brightest period of the Ephesus Ancient City in Izmir after a year of hard work. The successful 3D artist animated some of the most impressive architectural monuments of Ephesus. So, out of those masterpieces, there…