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İzmir: Capital of bridal gowns and divorce

İzmir: Capital of bridal gowns and divorce

Erospolis explores how the city that has the highest rate of divorce in Turkey manages to produce every three out of four wedding gowns made in Turkey

Comment(s)2/10/2016

Ihlara Valley in Cappadocia breaks tourist record

Ihlara Valley in Cappadocia breaks tourist record

The number of tourists visiting the Ihlara Valley, one of the most important routes of Cappadocia in the Central Anatolian province of Aksaray, increased by 12 percent to 491,380 last year compared to 2014

Comment(s)1/12/2016

Syrian refugee children to join Rio carnival parade

Syrian refugee children to join Rio carnival parade

Refugee children from Syria and other conflict-torn countries will be treated to a place in Rio de Janeiro's exuberant carnival parade on Feb. 9, UN officials said

Comment(s)2/9/2016

Police probe 'no trousers' flashmob in Moscow metro

Police probe 'no trousers' flashmob in Moscow metro

Russian police on Jan. 11 said they were probing a cheeky stunt by a group of passengers on the Moscow metro who stripped down to their underwear as part of a worldwide flashmob

Comment(s)1/11/2016

Rio Carnival dances toward wild finale, swatting Zika aside

Rio Carnival dances toward wild finale, swatting Zika aside

Swatting aside fears over the Zika virus, the glittering dancers of the Rio Carnival samba championship and their adoring fans were primed Feb. 7 for their first all-night parade

Comment(s)2/7/2016

Luxury-loving Turks squeezed between economy and status anxiety

Luxury-loving Turks squeezed between economy and status anxiety

Erospolis, faced with New Year’s all-night shopping festivals, pretty boutiques and woes of the rising dollar, asks around for solutions. Buy second-hand or fake...

Comment(s)12/24/2015

Turkish nationalists turn a new page in their image: ‘Let’s read’

Turkish nationalists turn a new page in their image: ‘Let’s read’

Erospolis is delighted that the Young Gray Wolves have announced a campaign to read - at a time when youths across Turkey are putting down their books for the winter break

Comment(s)1/28/2016

Brown bear embalmed

Brown bear embalmed

A three-meter-tall brown bear, which died six months ago on a highway in the northwestern province of Bolu, was embalmed and put on display at the Animal Museum at the Abant Nature Park

Comment(s)12/21/2015

Cappadocia coming to rely on winter tourism

Cappadocia coming to rely on winter tourism

Low prices in airline transportation and accommodation have made Cappadocia more attractive for Far Eastern tourists in winter, officials say while noting the need for alternatives during the cold season

Comment(s)1/28/2016

Russian jokes turn sour as the ‘tomato effect’ hits the Aegean

Russian jokes turn sour as the ‘tomato effect’ hits the Aegean

İzmir’s keyboard-happy online youth treat the Russian crisis as a joke, but Izmir’s producers of fruit and vegetables, worry that the crisis is far too costly to be a laughing matter

Comment(s)12/15/2015

Naked defiance

Naked defiance

Erospolis delights in the defiance of artists, writers, jurists and other intellectuals, particularly if it involves a flash of skin and demands an end to the state of emergency ... in Paris

Comment(s)1/24/2016

Meteor shower in Antalya skies

Meteor shower in Antalya skies

The last and biggest meteor event of this year, the Geminid meteor shower, occurred in Turkey on Dec 14

Comment(s)12/15/2015

Hagia Sophia still Istanbul’s top tourist attraction

Hagia Sophia still Istanbul’s top tourist attraction

Istanbul’s Hagia Sophia Museum remained Turkey’s most visited tourist attraction last year, according to data released by the Culture and Tourism Ministry

Comment(s)1/22/2016

Enjoying Istanbul’s winter festivities

Enjoying Istanbul’s winter festivities

With its beautiful views of the glittering New Year’s Eve fireworks over the Bosphorus and Istanbul’s historic skyline, the Ritz-Carlton Istanbul invites all to enjoy its biggest party of the year

Comment(s)12/14/2015

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