Tuesday, September 13 2011 , Your time is 15:58:00
Half-naked revellers pelted each other with tomatoes and bathed in red goo on Wednesday in Spain's Tomatina, a fiesta that draws thousands each year for "the world's biggest food fight".
Lesbos, an island conquered by Fatih Sultan Mehmet in 1462, became a refuge for rebellious and stubborn Turkmens refusing assimilation. It later became a stronghold against pirates, where a castle still stands today
I would wake up at 6:30, welcoming the day with the company of cicadas’ endless symphony... Then, I would head to the open-air class with a pencil and a notebook in my hand... Believe me, taking a quick look at various mathematics textbooks can teach you a lot.
Hürriyet reporter Sibel Arna has paid a visit to the Sarısu Beach, a controversial free-of-charge, women-only beach in the Mediterranean province of Antalya
WILCO ON THE ROAD - The Island of Lesbos is an island full of mystery, wonder and great hotels that keep that ‘homey’ feeling, reminiscent of vacationing in a camper
Hürriyet correspondent Murat Şaka spent four months in an Istanbul hostel and reported on the life there. Here is the second part of his photo series
One of the most visited tourist places in the western province of Muğla, Marmaris is especially popular during the Ramadan holiday.
Hürriyet reporter Murat Şaka spent four months in Istanbul hostels. Who are the loudest tourists? Which nations go to bed early and which ones simply cannot do it? Here are the answers
This week we celebrate the anniversaries of two famous journeys, three centuries apart.
The historical Tavşan Island off the coast of Bodrum’s Gümüşlük neighborhood, which has been closed for the last five years due to excavation works, will open to visitors next year.
In Turkey, sometimes people utter the phrase ‘burası Türkiye,’ which literally means ‘this is Turkey,’ but actually implies all of the different unexpected adventures or misadventures one can encounter here, going to Lesbos was one of those times
Dilim Kayalar, in the northern province of Tokat, resembles the famous fairy chimneys in the Cappadocia region. The area offers various opportunities for nature lovers, photography and eco-tourism aficionados
Tourism operators in the southern resort district of Kaş are looking to provide an alternative to the area’s sea, sun and sand by offering horse trips
The ancient route that was used by the Lycians in 2000 BC and later used by many civilizations is now explained in a detailed map and guide book for the use of outdoor sports lovers and tourists
A video prepared by three travelers, consisting of footage of their four-week journey through Turkey, has gone viral, exciting viewers with scenes of ancient sites and natural beauty around the country.
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