The Ancient Metropolis: Ephesus

Update: The Ephesus Archeoligoical Site is open for visiting but due to the Covid-19 Pandemic, you can enjoy a virtual Ephesus Tour by clicking here. But first, we suggest you to read our article for a better experience. New York, London, Tokyo, Berlin… These are great cities of the modern world. Ephesus was one of … Read more

Ephesus, Hevsel Gardens and Diyarbakır Fortress are now in UNESCO world heritage list!

Diyarbakır Fortress passes through modern city center

Turkey is a very rich country by means of natural beauty, history and culture. Turkey is rewarded by this combination and the prize is given by UNESCO! UNESCO’s world heritage committee aims to identify the places being of special cultural or physical significance. Turkey has already  13 sites marked in the list. (You may see at the end of this … Read more

Must see places in Istanbul – Part 1

Galata Tower

İstanbul is a wonderful city with many attractions including great natural wonders like the Bosphorus, ancient temples, great museums and lots of sights. If you are planning to visit İstanbul, you’ll enjoy our list. Coordinates will be given as Google Maps link, if you are using Evernote style note app or other bookmark for offline … Read more

81 Fascinating photos from 81 provinces of Turkey

Halfeti Sanliurfa Underwater

Turkey’s has a variety of natural differences on its provinces. The climate, history, geographical location and landscape differs from every region and also inter-region. This variation creates a selection of natural beauty and  rich cultural  heritage. 

The social-content website onedio.com published a fascinating photo set of Turkey’s 81 provinces.

Adana

Sabancı Central Mosque. Photograhp, Ali Başarır.
Sabancı Central Mosque. Photograhp, Ali Başarır.
Sabancı Central Mosque. Photograhp, Ali Başarır.

Adıyaman

Nemrut Mountain. Photo credit: Coolbiere. A.

Nemrut Mountain. Photo credit: Coolbiere. A.

Afyon

Frig Valley. Photo credit: Hümeyra Çelik.

Ağrı

İshak Paşa Palace and Ağrı Dağı view. Photo credit: Nuro Aksoy.

Amasya

Tombs of the Kings and night view of Amasya. Photo credit: Can Eser.

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Ölüdeniz: The Unique Beach of the Mediterranean

Ölüdeniz

Ölüdeniz (The Dead Seas) is one of the best places you must see in Turkey. The place is called “The heaven bestowed to earth by God”. With it’s incredibly blue sea and its unique beach, the place deserves such imputations. With its high potential for tourism, Ölüdeniz became a nice resort town of Fethiye-Muğla. It’s popularity … 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

50 Must-See Places in Turkey | Part 1

Hagia Sophia a great temple over the Bosphorus

If you are planning a trip to Turkey, you are probably searching on the internet for various Must-See Places in Turkey articles. Here is the 1st part of 50 Must-See Places in Turkey. The list contains various landmarks or attraction points from different provinces and regions. Thus, you can pick your favorites on your route. … Read more

Cehennem Deresi Canyon-The Unknown Great

Cehennem Ceresi Canyon

The canyon is formed by erosion. The North-Eastern Plateau with high peaked mountains forms powerful rivers and streams that erode the mountain formations. This river erosion makes Cehennem Deresi Canyon special, it is very deep over 300m indeed, also very close the width is 70m at most, besides its major area as the river lies … Read more