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1,800-year-old Greek Orthodox church faces risk of collapse

1,800-year-old Greek Orthodox church faces risk of collapse

A 1,800-year-old Greek Orthodox Church and its monastery situated on the Kameriye (Kamelya) Island in the Aegean Sea, just off the Aegean province of Muğla’s Marmaris district, is facing risk of collapse despite being a popular spot for tourists

Comment(s)7/18/2017

Turkey’s lavender paradise offers feast for tourists’ eyes

Turkey’s lavender paradise offers feast for tourists’ eyes

Turkey’s Mediterranean village of Kuyucak offers a feast for the eyes of local and foreign tourists with its beautiful lavenders, which flourish into their best shape in July

Comment(s)7/10/2017

Hollywood actress Liv Tyler visits ancient city of Ephesus with her family in Turkey’s İzmir

Hollywood actress Liv Tyler visits ancient city of Ephesus with her family in Turkey’s İzmir

Hollywood actress Liv Tyler visited the ancient city of Ephesus in the Aegean province of İzmir with her family on July 15

Comment(s)7/17/2017

Salda Lake: Turkey’s Maldives

Salda Lake: Turkey’s Maldives

Burdur’s untouched Salda Lake is likened to Turkey’s Maldives as it has the clearest and healthiest water to swim in and has been visited by many people in recent years

Comment(s)7/8/2017

Tourists eye Cambodia’s new world heritage site

Tourists eye Cambodia’s new world heritage site

Tourists flocked to Cambodia’s newest world heritage site on the weekend, the 16th and 17th century forest temple of Sambor Prei Kuk after it was recently added to the U.N. cultural organization’s heritage list

Comment(s)7/17/2017

‘Blue crab tours’ a favorite of tourists in southwest Turkey

‘Blue crab tours’ a favorite of tourists in southwest Turkey

‘Blue crab tours,’ in which tourists catch blue crabs, learn about them and then set them free is drawing popularity among visitors to Turkey’s southwestern coasts

Comment(s)7/7/2017

Historical olive oil factory will be a wellness center

Historical olive oil factory will be a wellness center

A 19th century olive oil and soap factory in the northwestern Turkish resort town of Ayvalık will be restored and converted into a wellness center by the local municipality.

Comment(s)7/16/2017

Hanım Ağa house in ancient Stratonikeia undergoes painstaking restoration

Hanım Ağa house in ancient Stratonikeia undergoes painstaking restoration

A Republican-era house in the ancient city of Stratonikeia is being carefully restored with a special mortar, with every stone in the house being filled with this mortar

Comment(s)7/5/2017

Sunken Mediterranean treasure: A secret for better wine

Sunken Mediterranean treasure: A secret for better wine

Divers scavenging in shipwrecks slumbering at the bottom of the North Sea since World War II were disappointed not to find dazzling troves of gold and jewels

Comment(s)7/12/2017

Old Town Festival in Antalya

Old Town Festival in Antalya

The Kaleiçi Old Town Festival, which will be held between July 6 and 9 in Kaleiçi, the historic city center of Antalya, will feature installations by seven artists in seven different locations.

Comment(s)7/3/2017

Traditional Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling competition kicks off in northwest Turkey

Traditional Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling competition kicks off in northwest Turkey

The traditional Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling competition, Turkey’s longest running sports event, starts this week for a 656th time in the northwestern province of Edirne

Comment(s)7/12/2017

‘America’s hottest convict’ Jeremy Meeks starts ‘blue voyage’ from Turkish resort Bodrum

‘America’s hottest convict’ Jeremy Meeks starts ‘blue voyage’ from Turkish resort Bodrum

Jeremy Meeks, who went viral after a leak of his police mugshot led him to be labelled on social media as “America’s hottest convict,” started a “blue voyage” from Bodrum

Comment(s)6/29/2017

Turkish writer Metin Hara, supermodel Adriana Lima spotted together in Istanbul

Turkish writer Metin Hara, supermodel Adriana Lima spotted together in Istanbul

Turkish writer Metin Hara has confirmed that he is in a romantic relationship with Brazilian supermodel Adriana Lima, best known as a Victoria’s Secret angel

Comment(s)7/11/2017

Aegean villages rich in tourists

Aegean villages rich in tourists

Many small villages in the Aegean region have become highly popular in recent years as accommodation opportunities increase. The best known among these villages is Alaçatı

Comment(s)6/29/2017

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