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5 Must-Visit Golf Courses In Turkey

Turkey is a relative newcomer to the golfing fraternity. Their Golfing Federation has only been in existence since 1996, currently with around 20 golf courses available and more in the planning stages. Turkey planned to increase the number of courses available. But unfortunately, global financial problems put a hold on this. New ones have been
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Spending Time in Oludeniz

Oludeniz is famous for the sapphire blue, pristine waters of its Blue Lagoon. A wide variety of water sports are available here, including canoeing, surfing, water-skiing, parachuting and beach volleyball. Oludeniz is situated on the southwest coast of Turkey. There are a number of international airports located close to Oludeniz. The nearest bus station can
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Take a Trip to Fethiye

Fethiye is a popular tourist destination boasting a dazzling landscape of rocky cliffs and pine-covered mountain ranges. There are also many unspoiled coves, with pristine waters. As a starting point for the famed Blue Voyage, Fethiye offers several options for day, weekend, or week long charters. Nearby, the stunning Blue Lagoon of Ölüdeniz is one
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Why Kusadasi is the Place to Be

People who want to experience something a bit different during their vacation in Turkey should make sure that they add a trip to Kusadasi to their itinerary. Kusadasi was once an unspoiled community of fishermen and farmers, but today is plagued by tourists and cruise ships. Fortunately, the area around the city limits features some
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Exploring Turkey by Car

You can’t ignore the antiquity of the Turkey, nor its endless coastline of quaint villages, beautiful beaches and lively resorts. A car is simply a must! By car you can explore Gallipoli, Trop, Bodrum, Antalya and the south coast, as well as Cappadocia. North of Istanbul, the Gallipoli battlefields feature in modern history, particularly if
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Cool Cities to Check Out in Turkey

Turkey’s cities are vastly different, each with its own attractions and unique flavor. Although Turkey’s coastal areas are its main tourist attraction, visitors also flock to the cities to enjoy their historical and cultural attributes. Istanbul is the city most popular with tourists, due to its wide range of sights, most of which are located
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Exploring Turkey Independently

Turkey is inundated with quaint villages, gorgeous beaches and crumbling Roman ruins, and exploring these is certainly made easier by car. Kapadokya (Cappadocia) has a compelling, lunar-like landscape where volcanic rock, coupled with erosion, has formed caves, clefts, and phallic chimneys with soft folds. In the area’s Goreme Valley are rock-hewn churches decorated with medieval
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Turkey for History Lovers

Turkey’s documented history begins with invasions by Egyptians, Greeks and Persians, with these civilizations vying for power, until Alexander the Great invaded in 330 BC. Following his rule, the Romans brought stability to the region and Emperor Constantine established Constantinople (Istanbul) by 324 AD. The importance of the Eastern Roman empire increased as the Western
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