Rumi, a world-famous poet, Islamic thinker and father of the whirling dervishes, passed away 745 years ago in December. So Turkey commemorates Rumi every year with Mevlana Week between 7-17 December. In this post, we are sharing our notes about the great mystic philosopher.
Located at the intersection of the Mediterranean and Aegean seas, Mugla is counted as the luckiest Aegean city with its impressive bays, gulfs and coasts. Whether you are just seeking somewhere warm and relaxing to spend your holiday or you are planning to move to a city where nature creates its best version, Mugla offers what you need. In this blog post, we dived into the city and took notes about basically where to go and what to explore. Enjoy reading!
In recent years, Turkey has focused on mega-projects that set a worldwide example. As part of 2023 vision, which is a set of goals for Republic of Turkey’s 100th anniversary, Turkey is now investing in more than USD 100 billion in total. In this blog post, you can read about Turkey’s mega projects, which are the Istanbul New Airport, Canal Istanbul Project, 3rd Bosporus Bridge, Marmaray Tunnel, Three-level Sub-sea Tunnel, Eurasia Tunnel.
The list comprises a lot of important historical sites in Turkey such as Aphrodisias, Archaeological Sites of Ani and Troy, Diyarbakır Fortress and Hevsel Gardens Cultural Landscape, Göbekli Tepe, Great Mosque and Hospital of Divriği, historic areas of Istanbul, Nemrut Dağ, Neolithic Site of Çatalhöyük, Pergamon, Xanthos and Letoon.
Trabzon is home to 440 unique plant types and 2500 plant types that are rare throughout Turkey. Trabzon is highly rich in forests, green areas, plant species and wildlife. Trabzon is a natural habitat for many tree species such as spruce, fir tree, beech, yellow pine, alder and chestnut trees are grown from the seaside up to 2000 m.
Antalya, which is completely located within the Mediterranean region and under the influence of the Mediterranean climate, is the city having the highest number of ancient sites in Turkey. Because of its natural beauty, historical sites and unique features for a qualified life.