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

Humanity Still Stands in Awe Before “Ani Ruins”: The Crossing Point of Civilizations

The Ani archaeological site is commonly famous as the city of 40 doors and 1,001 churches and it takes place in Kars city.

The Ani archaeological site is commonly famous as the city of 40 doors and 1,001 churches. Ani Ruins takes place in Kars city, on Turkey’s eastern border, and it never fails to amaze its visitors. This time of year is the best period to visit the ruins of the medieval city. Thanks to a powdery … 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

A Guide for The Mystery Mountain: Nemrut

The summit of Mount Nemrut is home to one of Turkey's most iconic sights

The fascinating and scary funerary mound of King Antiochus I of the Kingdom of Commagene sits atop this 2,150-meter peak. Under the 50-meter-high, man-made burial mound, Antiochus’ tomb is said to be concealed. Though, despite extensive archaeological work here, his tomb has never been found. However, on top of the mound is one of eastern … Read more

An Impossible Love Tale of Vengeance: HERCAI

An impossible love story born out of revenge, Hercai

A new Turkish TV Series “Hercai” is an impossible love tale of vengeance. “Hercai” is not a modern word in Turkish language but a classic one, which literally means “inconstant, fickle, or more likely capricious” in English. In a more detailed meaning, Hercai refers to a person who is never decisive of anything, neither capable … Read more

50 Must-See Places in Turkey | Part 2

Here is a giant service from Do You Know Turkey! Our serial, which consists of 2 parts, about Must-See Places in Turkey, comes to an end with the 2nd article today. (To see the first part of 50 Must-See Places in Turkey | Part 1, please click here). Therefore, we are sure that you will … Read more