Turkey

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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!

Top 10 marketplaces around the world

  While landmarks and monuments will tell you the history of a destination, museums and art galleries will tell you about its heritage, and national parks and reserves will tell you about its flora and fauna – what’s the best … Continue reading

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Jump into Turkey

  The weekend is just a hop, skip and a jump away and we simply can’t wait. For this week’s video pick we’ve selected a fun short film that embodies exactly how we’re feeling about the weekend – ready to jump right … Continue reading

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Istanbul, Roman ruins & hot air balloons

  In March our very own Nicola Comley journeyed to the border of Europe and Asia on our Turkey Unplugged group tour. In this week’s photo showcase she shares with us some of the highlights of her trip that she captured in film … Continue reading

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Watchtower of Turkey

  One thing regularly said about Turkey is its sheer diversity, something which often surprises its visitors. It is a destination filled with delicious exotic dishes, bustling lively markets, golden coastline along the Mediterranean sea and dramatic lunar landscapes. This incredible … Continue reading

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Lights of Turkey

  Seeing as we looked at how Thailand excites the sense of sound, this week’s video we turned our attention to Turkey and how it captivates your sight with its array of colours. Guillaume’s video not only displays the array … Continue reading

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Roman ruins, cotton castles & fairy chimneys in Turkey

  In October our very own Rachna Pandit travelled to Turkey for a 10 day adventure on our Turkey Unplugged tour. After experiencing the beauty of the Blue Mosque and enjoying a cruise on the Bosphorus River in Istanbul, Rachna set … Continue reading

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Flow through Istanbul

  In 1632, Hezarfen flew from the very top of the Galata Tower and soared across the Bosphorus. And so the Turks learnt how to fly…So starts the narration of this week’s video pick, an inspirational short film that takes … Continue reading

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More to Turkey than Istanbul

  While Istanbul is brimming with sights to see and experiences to be had, outside of the city limits there is so much more to enthrall and captivate travellers. Whether it is travelling down the Mediterranean coastline taking in ancient … Continue reading

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Turkey Unplugged

  Turkey was a new destination for Lena Nielson and somewhere she admits hadn’t been high on her bucket list in recent years. However, after spending ten incredible days touring around this beautiful country on our Turkey Unplugged tour she says it now ranks as one … Continue reading

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Where East meets West

  Touching down in Turkey I had a feeling I was going to enjoy discovering this new destination, but what I did not expect was for it to be as amazing as it was, says Sunet van der Merwe who travelled … Continue reading

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