Magnificent Castles in Turkey You Will Want to Explore Right away

Magnificent castles in Turkey fascinate the visitors

When it comes to talking about Turkey, there are innumerable facts to refer to. The country’s fascinating geographical position, its history that goes back thousands of years ago, … In addition to them, Turkey, or Anatolia became a land to many different civilizations throughout history. So, what the country has today which reminds the history … Read more

Zilkale Castle: The Greatest Castle in Turkey’s Rize Province

Zilkale Castle (Zil Kale or Zil Castle) is Turkey's one of the most magnificent castles

Zilkale Castle (Zil Kale or Zil Castle) is Turkey’s one of the most magnificent castles. The castle welcomes thousands of visitors every year. With its altitude of 750 m, the castle offers a magical view to its visitors. So, you must add it to your “to-do list” in Turkey. Before We Begin: Zil Kale, Zil … Read more

Hadrian’s Gate: Don’t Visit Turkey’s Most Famous Touristic Destination Before Reading This Post!

Hadrian’s Gate is located right on Atatürk Boulevard in Antalya’s city center

Located right on Atatürk Boulevard in Antalya’s city center, Hadrian’s Gate is a stunning historic ruin dating back to 130 AD. Roman Empire built this famous archaeological treasure to commemorate Emperor Hadrian’s visit. So, it managed to survive the wear and tear of time and humanity. From The Ancient Attaleia to Modern Antalya When you’re wandering … Read more

Karaköy: Istanbul’s New Hipster District with Tons of Alternatives

Karaköy is an incredibly beautiful and new hipster district in Istanbul

Karaköy was once famous for its fish stalls and hardware shops. But now, an exciting new tide of art galleries and design-driven hotels swept up this gritty waterfront district. So, this one of the coolest Istanbul‘s neighborhoods has been welcoming both local and international explorers! Hotels in Karaköy, Istanbul Where to Stay? The Vault Karaköy … Read more

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

Hoşap Castle: A 400-Year-Old History Lies in Eastern Turkey

Hoşap Castle was built in the 16th century on the foundation of an Urartian castle

A 400-Year-Old history lies in Eastern Turkey. Within the scope of a project, restoration works will begin to revive a 400-year-old castle. So, the Hoşap Castle takes place near the Van-Hakkâri highway in Turkey’s east. According to the state-run Anadolu Agency’s report, restoration works will begin very soon. Hoşap Castle Waits to Return Its Glorious … Read more

Paragliding with a Motorcycle Over the White Thermal Pools of Pamukkale

Hasan Kaya did paragliding with a motorcycle

Hasan Kaval, a professional tandem paraglider, continues with his crazy paragliding attempts. After having paragliding on a sofa, his last action was paragliding with a motorcycle. The Turkish paraglider brought this attempt into life over the white thermal pools of the southwestern Pamukkale region. Flying Over the Marble Stairs of Pamukkale A professional tandem paraglider recently flew over … Read more

Euromos | Temple of Zeus in Turkey’s Aegean Region Awaits History Enthusiasts

Euromos Ancient City or Euromos Ruins brings the ancient history to the light

A Turkish excavation team has been carrying out works to unearth a temple of Zeus in the ancient city of Euromos. The ancient city is located at a short distance from the Turkish Riviera city of Bodrum. Temple of Zeus in Euromos Ancient City is only the Beginning Abuzer Kızıl, an archaeologist at Mugla Sıtkı Kocman University … Read more

Winter Tourism in Turkey Before the Winter is Fully Gone: Turkey’s ‘Alps’ Mergabütan Ski Center

Mergabütan Ski Center is going to raise winter tourism in Turkey

We are already in the middle of March and which means the winter is gone and the spring is here, officially. However, due to seasonal instabilities, snow is still on the ground and so, winter tourism in Turkey still continues… Mergabütan Plateau for Winter Tourism in Turkey Official authorities both at regional and national levels … Read more

A Primitive Elephant Skull Found in Turkey’s Central Part

7.5 million-year-old Primitive Elephant Skull found in Turkey's Kayseri (Image Credit-Hürriyet Daily News)

Turkey’s central part has recently hosted a ground-breaking paleontological improvement in Kayseri, a central Anatolian city in Turkey. An archaeological excavation team unearthed a 7.5-million-year-old complete primitive elephant skull fossil. They believe that the fossil belongs to Choerolophodon Pentelic, which is the ancestor of elephants. The team considers this as proving to be a significant … Read more