These thermal pools in Turkey look out of this world
These thermal pools in Turkey look out of this world! 😱🙌
Black Sea Timelapse - A week in Turkey
The Black Sea region of Turkey is what you would get if you crammed the American Northwest, the Swiss Alps, the Italian coast, the Big Sky of the Canadian Rockies, the deserts of Egypt, and Versailles...
Harbor Seal
The harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) is also known as the common seal. They feed on fish, squid and crustaceans.
Istanbul from the Air
The infamous Napoleon Bonaparte once said “If the Earth were a single state, Istanbul would be its capital." And I wholeheartedly believe that myself. There a few cities on this globe that possess tru...
Turkey's Turquoise Coast from the Air
The Mediterranean section of Turkey's Turquoise Coast stretches from Marmaris eastward to Antalya and beyond, a relatively short distance -- that you could feasibly spend a whole summer exploring. Th...
Safe harbor in Turkey: The posh beaches and quiet coves
From my perch on a cliff overlooking the Mediterranean, I watched Turkish families picnic under red and white umbrellas and Brits with sunburned shoulders wade in the topaz waters of the Turkish Rivie...
The American who Saved 250,000 Greeks from Death in Smyrna During the Final Days of the Genocide
It was there, in Smyrna, where a small-town minister from upstate New York put together one of the most astonishing rescues in history. He saved the lives of tens of thousands of Christian women and c...
The Underground World of the Hagia Sophia
For over a thousand years until its fall to the Ottoman Turks in 1453, the city of Constantinople was one of the greatest urban centres in the Christian world. At the heart of this city was the Hagia
Massive 5,000-year-old underground city uncovered in Cappadocia, Turkey
The region of Cappadocia in central Turkey is home to one of the most spectacular landscapes in the world – deep valleys and soaring rock formations dotted with homes, chapels, tombs, temples an
Photography of archeological ruins in Ephesus
Archeological ruins of Ephesus and other nearby sites datings from the start of AD to 6th century AD. At its peak Ephesus population is estimated at about 200,000. It is remarkable to walk a main stre...
Ani – Ghost City of 1001 Churches
Ani – some call it the City of 1001 Churches, others the City of Forty Gates. Yet no one has called it home for more than three centuries. Abandoned by its once prosperous and powerful inhabitants, i...
10 of the most beautiful places to visit in Turkey
Turkey remains to be one of the mysterious countries in the world. This is because of its memorable past. However when you get to the place, you will still feel the romantic heroism in the air and the...
Top 10 Best Tourist Places in Turkey
It's a transcontinental country, with half the country falling in Asia while the other half in Europe. The country offers a host of different tourism opportunities for tourists.
Bosphorous, Istanbul - Where Europe Kisses Asia
Istanbul, located between Europe and Asia. Main attractions: Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, Basilica Cistern, Topkapi Palace.
Castles in Turkey
Castles in Turkey were built in the Ancient and Medieval Times. The Turkish names for castle are kale and hisar. Thus the names of some castles have -kale or -hisarı suffixes.
Museums in Turkey
Following the proclamation of the Republic, Turkish museums developed considerably, mainly due to the importance Atatürk had attached to the research and exhibition of artifacts of Anatolia. When the ...