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Turkey has amazing history stretching back many thousands of years. From Roman occupation to the Crusades, the Ottoman empire and into the world wars, there’s plenty to explore in Turkey for the history nuts. Enjoy Turkey’s natural beauty – Cappadocia’s extraordinary rock formations, the Med and sun-kissed beaches. And don’t forget the fabulous food!

Video of the Week – A Portrait of Istanbul

  Lying along the Bosphorus River, the cosmopolitan city of Istanbul was once the capital city of many ancient empires and although it is no longer the Turkish capital today it still remains a thriving, eclectic city. Thanks to its … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Turkey Discovered

  Our very own Clare Bailey recently returned from Turkey after discovering its riches on our 14 day Turkey Discovered tour. From exploring Istanbul’s bustling Old City and hot air ballooning over the whimsical landscape of Cappadocia, to tubing down … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Top 10 things to do in Turkey

  With so many ancient ruins to see and natural wonders to explore it can be hard to know where to start in Turkey. In this week’s photo showcase we have highlighted our top ten pick of the best things … Continue reading

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Video of the Week – Turkey Discovered

As one of the world’s oldest continually inhabited regions, spanning the continents of both Europe and Asia, it’s no surprise that Turkey offers a staggering array of ancient sites, making it an extraordinary holiday destination for sightseers and history buffs alike. … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Treasures of Turkey

  With an illustrious past stretching back thousands of years, amazing Ottoman architecture, ancient cities rich in archaeological treasures, historic battle grounds and bubbling thermal pools, Turkey cannot fail to inspire and captivate event the most-seasoned traveller. Our very own Alex … Continue reading

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Extra time in Istanbul, Turkey

With remnant of its illustrious past juxtaposing with modern day life, Istanbul is a wonderful and exciting place to explore. Whether you have a few hours or a couple days to spare in this intoxicating city, there is plenty to see … Continue reading

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Turkey’s answer to the Cote d’Azur

 The Bodrum Peninsula has long been a favourite destination for Turkish holidaymakers. Annabelle Thorpe, of 101 Holidays, explains what makes it special.  Next year it will be twenty years since my first visit to Turkey. In that time I’ve watched … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Turkish Delights

For a view of Turkey take a look at this wonderful collection of photographs taken by our very own Jacqui Stark. Kicking off in the powerhouse of the Ottoman Empire Jacqui has provided us with a glimpse of her journey, … Continue reading

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12 top travel destinations to see in 2013 – Part 1

As 2012 winds to a close we take a look at our pick of places to visit in 2013. Where do you think 2013 will take you? 1. Southern Africa An enormous region with a diversity that’s hard to match, … Continue reading

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Photo Showcase – Our Top 10 World Wonders

When it comes to the Top 10 World Wonders, (or even ten top world wonders, not even the top ten) opinion is no doubt divided. But we’re sure no one can really disagree that these are some of the world’s … Continue reading

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