Turkish Culture - Izmir Estate

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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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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