Orange Blossom Carnival in Turkey’s Adana: A Balcony Carnival
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Orange Blossom Carnival in Turkey’s Adana: A Balcony Carnival

The International Orange Blossom Carnival is one of the most hilarious carnivals in Turkey. Organizers were planning to hold the carnival for the eighth time this year in the southern province of Adana. But, local authority cancelled the orange blossom carnival due to the coronavirus epidemic. Locals, nevertheless, celebrated the carnival from their balconies in spite…

The Delicious Turkish Şalgam Suyu
Cuisine and Recipes

The Delicious Turkish Şalgam Suyu

Şalgam (SHAAL’- Gahm) juice is a popular beverage from Turkey’s southeastern region around the cities of Mersin and Adana. In the base of şalgam, there is a vegetable. Moreover, şalgam is a great example of Turkish regional cuisine. In Turkish, the word ‘şalgam’ means turnip, but this traditional drink is actually made from purple carrots,…

“Skyfall” the new movie of 007 James Bond shooting in Turkey
People&Culture

“Skyfall” the new movie of 007 James Bond shooting in Turkey

The famous film series of James Bond based on Ian Flemings novels continues with the upcoming movie “Skyfall”.The 23rd instalment of the series will have scenes from Turkey. The first 15 minutes will show solid action scenes on the old Railway of  Yüreğir-Misis, the famous Varda Bridge and Kasım Gülek Bridge. Also, the movie will…