“ Traveling – it leaves you speechless, then turns you into a storyteller. ”
– Ibn Battuta
Turkey, country that has a unique geographic position, lying partly in Asia and partly in Europe. Throughout its history it has acted as a bridge between the two continents which is situated at the crossroads of the Balkans, Caucasus, Middle East, and eastern Mediterranean. It is among the larger countries of the region in terms of territory and population, and its land area is greater than that of any European state. Nearly all of the country is in Asia, comprising the oblong peninsula of Asia Minor—also known as Anatolia (Anadolu)—and the remainder—Turkish Thrace (Trakya)—lies in the extreme southeastern part of Europe.
Turkey is one of the fastest growing tourism destinations in the world, a truly fascinating country, culturally and historically, a great place to visit. Beautiful beaches, outdoor activities, natural wonders, blue voyage tours, historical places and religious sites, shopping alternatives, entertainment and nightlife, world heritage sites and more. Turkey has so many fantastic things to do and see for visitors.
So, Explore Turkey's most popular holiday destinations and unique Turkish cities. Find your way around Turkey's regions and get a snapshot of Turkey's beautiful coastline and spectacular icons. Discover the ski centres and beautiful Turkish islands, experience the cittaslow towns or visit the rural areas. Turkey, with its cosmopolitan cities and quaint villages is one of the world's most fascinating destinations.
– Ibn Battuta