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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!

Remembrance Day in Turkey

  In November our own Katrina Nitarski travelled to Turkey on our Remembrance Day tour, which coincided with the anniversary of when the hostilities of World War I came to an end “at the 11th hour of the 11th day of the … Continue reading

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Off the beaten track in Turkey

  High and mountainous with broad vistas and dramatic lakes, the rugged region of Eastern Turkey is well off the beaten track and deserves at least a week – if not more, to explore. Here’s a small sneak peek of some … Continue reading

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Watchtower of Turkey

  Every once in a while you come across something that sends shivers up your spine and makes the hairs on the back of your neck stand up, but in the best possible way. Something that is calming but climatic, … Continue reading

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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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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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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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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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