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Diyarbakır aims high in regional fair sector

Diyarbakır aims high in regional fair sector

The southeastern province of Diyarbakır is hosting an increasing number of fairs. Fair organizing company TÜYAP expects the city to become Middle East’s fair center.

Comment(s)12/5/2011

Old graveyard to open to tourism

Old graveyard to open to tourism

A centuries-old graveyard that was used as a barricade for Ottoman soldiers in 1915 and 1916 during the Gallipoli Campaign in the northwestern province of Çanakkale has been restored and will soon open to visitors

Comment(s)11/2/2011

Project to promote Damal dolls

Project to promote Damal dolls

Works have started to promote the Damal dolls unique to the eastern Anatolian province of Ardahan to the wider masses.

Comment(s)12/4/2011

Bagpipe artist nominated for UNESCO

Bagpipe artist nominated for UNESCO

Bagpipe player Bülent Bekar, who produces the musical instrument in his own workshop in the Black Sea province of Rize’s Çamlıhemşin district, has been selected as a candidate for UNESCO’s Living Human Treasures Heritage by the Culture and Tourism Ministry.

Comment(s)11/2/2011

Sesame Street ın Afghanistan

Sesame Street ın Afghanistan

Children’s favorite Sesame Street came to Afghanistan with a new series featuring familiar characters like Elmo and Big Bird.

Comment(s)12/2/2011

Architect Arif Suyabatmaz and Istanbul

Arif Suyabtmaz is a Turkish architect whose projects have received several...

Comment(s)2/12/2012

New investments on the way on Ilgaz Mountain

New investments on the way on Ilgaz Mountain

Ilgaz Mountain is aiming to become the country’s No. 1 winter sports center with new investments. The region will have a new chairlift and sports complex

Comment(s)12/2/2011

İznik’s Hagia Sophia opens to worship

The Hagia Sophia Mosque in the northwestern province of Bursa’s İznik district will open to worship during the Kurban Bayram holiday next week, said Orhan Gazi Foundation General Director Adnan Ertem.

Comment(s)11/21/2011

Consulting group picks Vienna as top city to live

Consulting group picks Vienna as top city to live

Vienna has the best living standard in the world and Baghdad the worst, according to a consulting group that annually ranks the globe’s major cities.

Comment(s)11/30/2011

Library offering books and hotel accomodation

Library offering books and hotel accomodation

A library owned by a Turkish teacher who returned home to Turkey after 30 years in Vienna offers accommodation as a hotel for researchers and holiday-goers. The only example of a library-hotel in Turkey is located in İzmir’s Seferihisar

Comment(s)11/6/2011

Ani, the city of 40 gates with beautiful views, endless plains, hills and clouds

Ani, the city of 40 gates with beautiful views, endless plains, hills and clouds

Ani, which straddles the border with Armenia, sits in isolation in the eastern Turkish province of Kars. Its ruins are today the only reminder of the hundreds of thousands of people that used to call the site home

Comment(s)11/22/2011

Kastamonu’s symbolic houses to be restored

Kastamonu’s symbolic houses to be restored

Kastamonu’s symbolic Taşköprü houses are ready for a restoration period and expect to draw attention from all over the world.

Comment(s)11/10/2011

‘Crazy Turk’ shares his memories in new book

‘Crazy Turk’ shares his memories in new book

Author Özkan Gülkaynak, the ‘Crazy Turk’ who traveled the world by boat, has written a new book about the sea that he describes as the ‘most detailed and broad book on the topic.’

Comment(s)11/23/2011

Seven natural wonders of the world set to be unveiled

Seven natural wonders of the world set to be unveiled

The Dead Sea, Vietnam's Halong Bay and Australia's Great Barrier Reef are among 28 contenders to be crowned among the world's new seven wonders of nature on Friday.

Comment(s)11/11/2011

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