The Most Interesting Turkish Village: People of “Naked Village” Has a Request!

People who see the sign of the village undress and pose as half-naked. (Image Credit-Milliyet)

Today, we are before you with an interesting story of an interesting Turkish village. The article is about a village and its people. So, what makes this village interesting and brings it to the agenda is its name: Çıplak [naked in Turkish]. The village, with 350 inhabitants, located in the Aegean province of Çanakkale city. However, villagers … Read more

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

Göbeklitepe - The first temple of the world. (Image Credit-ITO Haber)

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 … Read more

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

"No doubt that our place is next to trees."

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 … Read more

20 Best Things you MUST do in Çanakkale like a Local

The Çanakkale city, located in the northwestern part of Turkey, is the part of the Marmara Region. Just like Istanbul, the city links between European and Asian (Anatolian) sides and The Dardanelles separated these two parts and connecting the Aegean Sea and the Sea of Marmara. Two parts of Çanakkale separately have their own fame. … 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

Miss Civilization Of The World 2008: Helen From Troy

The beauty contest Miss Civilization Of The World will be hosted in Çanakkale on 16th of April 2008. Çanakkale has a great historical background it is the land of Troy and Gelibolu (Galleapoli) and WW1. This contest is totally interesting, because the patent owner of this contest is Mr.Suha Özgermi who is known as a hero “National … Read more