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
Side is a popular seaside resort of the Turkish Mediterranean. It is located between the larger and no less favorite tourists Antalya and Alanya. The town is small, but on both sides of the center stretches of beaches and hotels. In addition, the nearby resort villages are usually included in this tourist area.
In this part of the country, Mediterranean culinary traditions influenced Turkish cuisine especially strongly – they prepare a lot of unusual fish and seafood dishes.
The main focus is beach vacations. However, a large number of ruins of ancient structures attract fans of excursion tourism in Side. The city was founded by the ancient Greeks, on a small cape there is a lot of 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