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Why Travel To Turkey ?

Turkey is Beautiful, friendly, a great place for adventures of all kind, culturally rich and good value for money and it is modern enough to be comfortable yet traditional enough to be interesting, more than 35 million visitors every year. Turkey is one of the world’s top 10 travel destinations.   Sea, Sand and Sun […]

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The Story of Turkish Flag and It’s Meaning

The Turkish flag is the official flag of the Turkish Republic and represents an important symbol of national unity, consisting of the color red with a star and crescent in the center. The Turkish flag is referred to as Albayrak (the red flag) and also referred to as Alsancak (the banner) in the İstiklal Marşı […]

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19 May: Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day

Day of Independence, May 19 We celebrate 19 May, the date when Turkish Republic’s independence struggle started, with great enthusiasm and commemorate our great leader, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk with gratitude. We endeavor hard with our young generations to eternally protect our country’s independence. History of Youth and Sports Day 19 May is in Turkey an […]

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The 5 Most Ideal Sectors to Invest in Turkey

Turkey is a perfect country for Investment due to a young, dynamic and skilled workforce in a country of almost 80 Million people. Besides that the Governmental Incentives, Tax Exempts and Free land allocations are making Turkey even more appealing to Investors.   IT and Technology Recent years Turkey has been showing great importance in […]

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Turkish Higher Education System

General Structure In 1981, in accordance with the new Higher Education Law (No. 2547), the administration of higher education in Turkey was comprehensively restructured. The system thereby became centralized, with all higher education institutions tied to the Council of Higher Education (CoHE). After this restructuring, all institutions of higher education were designed as universities. Expansion […]

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Faith Tourism in Izmir

Developments in the scope of technology,without an exemption of all national boundaries, bring people close together. Since the discovery of writing, perheps 9.000 or 10.000 years ago, certain places in the world were the grounds for close contacts among different cultures, civilizations and religions. The foundations of the various ancient civilizations’ on the lands of […]

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International Airports in Turkey

Turkey has numerous international airports throughout its regions. Especially the new Istanbul Airport aims to host most of the transit flights between Asia, Europa, and America. On the other hand, the international airports in Izmir, Bodrum, and Antalya are some other busy and well-connected airports in Turkey. International airports in Turkey Marmara region Istanbul New […]

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International Schools in Istanbul

You’re planning to move to Turkey and looking for international schools for your children? On this page, we hope to give you information about the International schools available in Istanbul. Moving to a new country is, without a doubt, a difficult decision to make and a hard step for anyone. Many things needed to be […]

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UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Turkey

UNESCO, a social organization affiliated with the United Nations community, protects the richness of history, architecture and the diversity of nature with its World Heritage List. There are 18 places from Turkey in the UNESCO World Heritage List, which also undertakes the mission of protecting, making known and promoting places that have important roles in […]

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The Important Days and Holidays that are Celebrated in Turkey 2022

There are seven different feasts in Turkey. The two of them are religious feasts, and five of them are national feasts. When national feasts represent the important days in the stages of establishing the modern Republic of Turkey,  religious feasts represent the blessed days of the Islamic religion.   Religious Feasts The Feast of Ramadan […]

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Izmir awarded 2022 Europe Prize!

Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer’s vision of breaking the city’s shell and opening it to the world was met. İzmir won a very prestigious international award. The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe chose İzmir as ‘the most active city in promoting the European ideal’. The award, which has been given annually since 1955 […]

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Eid al-Fitr (Ramadan Feast) in Turkey

The Ramadan Feast in Turkey is a time for visiting relatives and paying one’s respect to older people. Many Turks give away sweets and desserts during the festival, and children may watch free Turkish shadow plays. Is Ramadan Feast a Public Holiday? Ramadan Feast is a public holiday. It is a day off for the […]

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