The sights of Marmaris are, first of all, ancient ruins and historical monuments, as well as numerous natural beauties.
One of the main visited places of the city is the fortress. Marmaris is located very well, therefore it is not surprising that from time to time someone aggressively claimed it. In 1522, by decree of Suleiman the Magnificent, a fortress was erected around the city, which protected it from enemies and was well preserved to this day.
The Calais Castle houses the Marmaris City Museum. The castle itself was allegedly built by the Ionians in Continue reading
Palandoken, the youngest ski resort in Turkey, located 4 km from Erzurum, has gained popularity due to the variety of light and medium tracks. There you can teach a child or a beginner the basics of skiing, relax with the whole family or ride the virgin lands. The ski season lasts from mid-December to mid-April, the most optimal skiing conditions from January to March. Palandoken ski area is located at an altitude of 2200-3176 m above sea level. Most hotels in the resort operate on an all-inclusive basis – however, this is not news for Turkey.
Consider the climate. In the winter season, almost constant fine snow is more than possible. Continue reading
Mysterious and majestic, noisy and fabulously beautiful, Istanbul is a bridge between Europe and Asia, between the traditional East and the modern West. Throughout his rich history, he managed to change several names and visit the capital of four empires: the Roman and Byzantine, Ottoman and Latin.
The former capital of Turkey, its main cultural, commercial and industrial center, is divided into two halves, even geographically. It is located on two banks of the Bosphorus Strait, which means that it is immediately on two continents. The European part of Istanbul is conditionally divided by the Golden Horn Bay: the Old City with its famous sights has largely preserved its medieval appearance, and the New and concentrated business and commercial life. The Asian part is less popular with tourists, however, it is here that you can in Continue reading