Controversial writer who besides from his skills with his pen also took an interest in the Kurdish problem and sharpl
The area of Turkey constitutes 780.000 km2 and the country is therefore as large as Germany and United Kingdom togeth
Well known social democrat who was forced to flee Turkey in 1980, after the government of the day was overthrown by t
Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 after the former military attaché and general Mustafa Kemal had lead the Turkish ar
Wild animals: Brown bears, wolves, lynxes, wild boars, foxes and many more are found here.
Almost all Turks profess to follow the teachings of Islam which may be regarded more as a way of living than a religi
The official name of Turkey is Turkiye Cumhuriyeti and the country has been a republic since 1923 with a president an
In Turkey there are around 10 important holidays or celebrations.
When books are written it is not all towns that can brag of having pirates, queens and great war lords as main charac
There is a reason for Turkey being nicknamed the gateway to the East.
The real power lies with parliament while the formal power is to be found with the president.
1919-?: The start of a Modern Society:
Even that most advertisement about Alanya claims the opposite the sun does actually not shine all the time.
There is a reason why so many return to Alanya year after year. It IS a really nice place to be.
This new landmark of Alanya offers amazing views from the seaside to both Alanya castle, the Red Tower, the harbor ar
A popular and annual event in Alanya is the bike race "Tour of Turkey" and every year the week long race gathers some
Even that Turkey is a real "tea-drinkers" country also a lot of coffee is consumed.
In and around Alanya you will find several beaches.
260 km east of Alanya following the Coastal road is the City of Silifke.
Approximately 70 km east of Alanya is a coastal road leading to a coastal vil
The upper Düden Water Falls are found 12 km from the city centre of Antalya.
Universal Bowling is working to make people love the alternative sports start
On the road to Elikesik, about 12km north east of Alanya, you find the remain
Since opening in 1992, Martin Türkay has been offering its customers a large