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12 Turkish Traditions You Should Know About

12 Turkish Traditions You Should Know About

Turkish Traditions - Some of our habits, which are a part of our daily life, are from Ottoman periods, and some are from older ones. However, each of them has virtues such as benevolence, solidarity, helping people in need, and kindness. On the other hand, some details that have been a part of our lives for a long time have not only affected modern Turkish life but also affected different parts of the...

Apartment Culture and Neighborhood Relations in Turkey

Apartment Culture and Neighborhood Relations in Turkey

There are differences in the apartment culture according to the districts you live in. For example, the apartment population in the Beşiktaş district of Istanbul, the largest city of Turkey, and the apartment population in Taksim, another Istanbul district, have different characteristics. Of course, in recent years, large residences rather than in apartments, houses and detached structures on the housing...

Interesting Facts About Istanbul

Interesting Facts About Istanbul and Turkey

Istanbul is a world city located at the crossroads of Europe and Asia. The city, which has hosted different civilizations throughout all these ages, was also the last capital of the Ottoman Empire. We would like to share with you interesting information about Istanbul, which hosts millions of tourists every year. Yeditepe Istanbul One of the first things that come to mind when Istanbul is mentioned is...

Turkish Coffee Culture and Tradition

Turkish Coffee Culture and Tradition

Coffee, whose homeland is Abyssinia, was brought to Istanbul from Yemen during the Ottoman period. Coffee gained its great title at that time. Elegance was added to the presentation of refinement in the cooking technique in Ottoman lands. Also, its reputation as "Turkish coffee"; first spread to Europe and then to the world. Since then, Turkish coffee has been the witness and carrier of our most beautiful...

Delicious Facts You Need to Know About Turkish Delight

Turkish delight has an important place in Turkish cuisine. It is a constant threat to guests. Turkish delight; it is a Turkish dessert that is consumed everywhere in addition to Turkish coffees, on sugar feasts, special days, Islamic memorial services, and is a culturally important motif. The History of Turkish Delight Turkish delight became widespread within the Ottoman borders in the 17th century. It...

Turkish Shopping Culture and District Bazaars

Turkish Shopping Culture and District Bazaars

Turkish Shopping Culture - The district bazaars create the historical texture of Turkish culture, where you can find everything you are looking for. The district bazaars are among the first shopping addresses preferred by Turkish people. It also creates a structure that still stands, preserves its vitality, and maintains the shopping tradition. Sunday shopping is almost indispensable to every household...

Top Historical Bazaars & Markets in Istanbul

Top Historical Bazaars & Markets in Istanbul

The Grand Bazaar is the oldest shopping center in the world. We have collected Istanbul's historical bazaars, especially the Grand Bazaar, for you. Grand Bazaar It is one of the oldest shopping centers in the world and its construction started in 1461 by the order of Fatih the conqueror. Most of the Grand Bazaar was built during the reign of Suleiman the Magnificent. The bazaar has turned into the...

Historical Turkish Baths of Istanbul

Historical Turkish Baths of Istanbul

Historical Turkish Baths - Turkish Baths, whose roots date back to Ancient Rome and used as bathing and healing places in the Ottoman Empire, are a must for our culture. We have researched the historical Turkish baths of Istanbul, which extant the tradition of physical and spiritual purification. Cağaloğlu Bath It is on the New York Times list of "1000 Places to See Before You Die"; The Cağaloğlu...

Must-see Churches in Istanbul

Churches In Istanbul: Top 6 Historical Churches

Churches in Istanbul - Istanbul has taken its place in history as the melting pot of civilizations. Istanbul is a city that emphasizes the richness of different religious lives and beliefs. The historical churches of Istanbul enable us to better understand the cultural structure and richness of the city. Churches are mostly Catholic, Orthodox, Anglican, or Protestant churches in Istanbul. Hagia Sophia,...

List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Turkey

List of UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Turkey

UNESCO aims to protect values that are the common heritage of humanity and universal ones and lists the most precious examples from the traces left by different cultures, civilizations, religions, and historical periods in global culture in the World Cultural Heritage List. In our country, there are many cultural and natural assets within the scope of the UNESCO World Heritage List. Turkey is a member...

Turkey's Retired-Friendly Cities, Retired-Friendly Cities

Turkey’s Retired-Friendly Cities

Retired-Friendly Cities - Has anyone retired and didn't dream of settling in a seaside town? Most of the people around you have this dream. People who dream of retirement generally prefer the Mediterranean and Aegean regions. However, there are places in the Black Sea where you can make this dream come true. We have prepared some topics that will help your decision-making process and that we recommend you...

buying real estate, turkish citizenship by investment

Why do Foreign Investors Prefer Antalya?

Buying real estate in Turkey - Antalya is Turkey’s fifth-largest city. Industry and agriculture sectors, especially tourism, are also highly developed. Antalya attracts foreign investors and tourists from all over the world with its unique nature and historical beauty. Especially making real estate investments in Antalya and its surroundings draws great attention from foreign...

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