Turkey is a modern Muslim Country. Its capital is Ankara that is famous for tourists. The currency of Turkey is Turkish Lira. Turkey is a country with beautiful historic background and has amazing tourist places and there are many places to visit in Turkey.
Ankara is the capital of Turkey. It is an Important industrial and tourist place. Foreign visitors love shopping in old shops of Ankara. Modern shopping areas are present mostly in kizilay. Ankara is very popular in the breeding of domestic cat and the Turkish Angora (Domestic Cat) is called Ankara kedisi. Many parks are present here and the most important ones are kugulu park, Abdi ipekci park Altin park and much more. Those who love museum should watch museums, that is; Anatolian civilization museum, a war of independence museum, ethnography museum and so on. In Ankara almost 50 museums are present. Ankara has a number of good hotels and restaurants, also it has a good education system, and good universities are present with a large number of the students.
One of the oldest tourist places of Turkey is Mardin located near Tigris River present on a rock like a hill. Most buildings of Mardin are in beige colored limestone. The main income is through tourism. It is famous for its cultural varieties further some of the top tourist attractions in Mardin are Zinciriye Medresesi, Forty martyrs church Ulu mosque, Mardin castle, and Dara.
It is in the central Anatolia region of Turkey and is well known for Seljuk architecture. Historic places are Alaeddin Mosque and ruins of Seljuk attract tourists. It has the final home of Rumi (Mevlana). Konya produces Turkish carpets that are very expensive. The local dish of Konya is Etli ekmek meat. It is a well-developed city. If you come to Konya, then Mevlana museum, Selimiya mosque, and Aladdin mosque are worth watching. If you love to see the tallest building then must watch the 42 floors Seljuk tower, the tallest building of Konya. Konya is an oldest historic city and well-known for Persian theologian, Sufi mystic, and Rumi (Jalal aD-din Muhammad Rumi).
Antalya is a famous resort destination of Turkey. It is the largest international sea resort of Turkey. Several enjoyment activities like diving, and golfing can present at the beaches of Antalya. There are a number of best hotels to stay in Antalya where you can watch many buildings from the date of ottoman times and some of them are of Roman times.
Turkey has most famous sea-side tourist resorts in Marmaris along with the shoreline of the Turkish Riviera. The main financial source of Marmaris is tourism. It has an amazing exceptional location between mountain along with the sea opportunities like water sports, adventure, fabulous dining and a lovely nightlife port, forcing tourists to stay in Marmaris and feel a comfortable time of life. Those tourists who love boating should come to Marmaris. A specialty of Marmaris is its outstanding buzzing nightlife, open-air clubs, and music venues.
‘Side’ is a city of Turkey located in the eastern part of the Pamphylian coast and Now Side becomes the most popular holiday destination in Turkey. It is famous for its long beaches and ruins. The most attractive places are the Hellenistic and Roman ruins. Those tourists who love delicious food can enjoy eating from the wonderful town of ‘Side’.
Bodrum is present in the southern coast of Bodrum peninsula. It is known for its beach towns. The holidaymakers love to come here and spend time in relax, comfortable atmosphere of Bodrum. Beach lovers come here and see the attractive part of Bodrum; like beaches, cafes, bars, are present for enjoying.
It’s an old city of Turkey and is Famous for its temple of Artemis. It’s a lovely historic city established by Greeks and enlarged by Romans. Stunning and amazing places, visitors love to see, like theatre Hercules gate, and Domitian temple. ‘Ephesus museum’ is an important part of Ephesus and today the Ephesus is considered as a major tourist’s attraction place.
It is an area of central Anatolia in Turkey. Cappadocia is famous for moon-like landscape, cave churches, and houses in the rocks. The good way to visit Cappadocia is by using an airway. It has a unique rare place throughout the world due to its moon-like topography. In Cappadocia, many wonderful fascinating things are present like open-air museums and monasteries. Caooadicua has some Impressive places like Derrent, Pasabaq Ihlara valley Zelve, the open-air museum gives a magical attraction to tourist coming in Cappadocia.
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Istanbul is the most popular city in Turkey, and it is present in northwestern part of Turkey. Istanbul was once historical cultural hub. A large part of Turkey cultural roots is in Istanbul. Stunning museums are present here, some of them represent the Istanbul modern period, the Pera Museum and Santral Istanbul. Many visitors come to Istanbul and admire its beauty. In this city dozens of shopping centers present, like grand bazaar that is world’s largest and old markets. Sports lovers watch some Turkey’s oldest clubs of sports. Istanbul Park was a very fabulous to watch Hagia Sophia, Blue Mosque, and Topkapi Palace. Many good hotels, you can see in the central city of Istanbul.
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