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No sweets without sweat during Konya sugar beet season

No sweets without sweat during Konya sugar beet season

It is fall, and this means busy times for a lot of farmers in Turkey. I was in Çumra in the Central Anatolian province of Konya last week

1 Comment(s) 10/30/2013

Erzurum’s İspir and the small Öztoprak village worth to visit

Erzurum’s İspir and the small Öztoprak village worth to visit

I walked around in İspir a bit and particularly the area around the castle still has a bit of the authentic soul of İspir

Comment(s) 10/10/2013

Sunken vessels draw diving fans to Turkey

Sunken vessels draw diving fans to Turkey

The Mediterranean coasts draw thousands of diving aficionados ever year thanks to its archaeological treasures

Comment(s) 10/29/2013

Waterfall in Bursa invites nature lovers

Waterfall in Bursa invites nature lovers

Bursa’s district of Mustafakemalpaşa boasts unspoiled natural beauty in the form of waterfalls and lakes

Comment(s) 10/8/2013

Modernity yet to touch Cappadocia’s Nar village

Modernity yet to touch Cappadocia’s Nar village

A while ago I was in Nar village near Ürgüp in the Cappadocia region

1 Comment(s) 10/23/2013

Cathedral in Kars on WMF watch list

The Cathedral of Mren in the eastern province of Kars has been announced as one of the cultural and historical heritages in the world that should be preserved by the World Monuments Fund (WMF).

1 Comment(s) 10/10/2013

Muğla’s Belen Café calls on tourists to take step back in time

Muğla’s Belen Café calls on tourists to take step back in time

A Turkish traditional ballad ‘Ormancı’ is brought to life in Muğla’s Çaybükü village, as efforts to draw culture-vultures and re-ignite tourism coalesce.

Comment(s) 10/19/2013

Colorful geisha trainees hit grey Tokyo streets

Colorful geisha trainees hit grey Tokyo streets

Trainee Japanese geishas wearing colorful kimonos and with full-face makeup were out on the streets of a grey Tokyo, drumming up tourist custom for the ancient capital of Kyoto.

Comment(s) 10/6/2013

Culture war as the Maldives opens up to backpackers

Culture war as the Maldives opens up to backpackers

The Islamic Republic applies different laws for travelers; they are free to drink alcohol, eat pork and enjoy pre-marital sex

2 Comment(s) 10/17/2013

Turkish ‘dam nation’ could parch country

Turkish ‘dam nation’ could parch country

Driving my car from my house to Taksim is a joy every time. I sit in the car; enjoy the landscape and listen to the radio

2 Comment(s) 10/2/2013

The transformation of Karaköy

The transformation of Karaköy

Before living in Turkey, whenever I visited Istanbul I would definitely pay a visit to Karaköy

7 Comment(s) 10/16/2013

Old Turkish bazaar to gain former grandeur

Old Turkish bazaar to gain former grandeur

The legendary Turkish bazaar in Skopje will undergo restoration in an effort to return it to its former glory. The bazaar was a regional commercial hub while under Ottoman rule

Comment(s) 9/26/2013

Travelers to traverse route of great adventurer of Ottoman era

Travelers to traverse route of great adventurer of Ottoman era

The Evliya Çelebi Cultural Route, which bears the name of famous Ottoman traveler Evliya Çelebi

1 Comment(s) 10/15/2013

Making flour from white beans in İspir

Making flour from white beans in İspir

For years now, I have been involved in making television programs in Turkey, and on many occasions, I have managed to be very, very lucky

2 Comment(s) 9/25/2013

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