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  • COVID vaccine founder becomes World's richest Turk

    Dr. Uğur Şahin , the CEO of the German BioNTech company, which developed the coronavirus vaccine, entered the Bloomberg's 500 richest person list w...
  • Alacati, the archetypal Mediterranean town

    The warmth of the climate, also the warmth of the people, sea bathing, strolls in shady lanes, or al fresco evenings to savour the mézés from a tra...
  • Balik-Ekmek, Istanbul's favorite street food.

    Istanbul’s Eminönü district is home to many historical landmarks. The Spice Bazaar, Yeni Mosque, Gulhane Park and the Basilica Cistern are among ...
  • 7 places to visit around beautiful Pamukkale

    Named after the cotton-white travertine formation, Pamukkale, is among the most important natural and historical landmarks to visit in Turkey. The...
  • Legendary recipes with Banana peppers

    Banana peppers are the cornerstone of many traditional Turkish dishes. Looks like the chili but milder in taste, this is a vegetable that adds irre...
  • How to make menemen eggs

    Menemen is a traditional Turkish dish which includes eggs, tomato, green peppers, and spices such as ground black and red pepper cooked in olive oi...
  • Say cheese in Turkish

    Cheese (Peynir) is the staple breakfast dish, the inseparable friend of sucuk in toast snack  and the best friend of Turkish mums baking borek and ...
  • Seven Fascinating Facts About Turkish Coffee

    Drinking coffee has become a daily ritual for many of us – the coffee lovers, who cannot start off their day without having their dose of the “ma...
  • Dilek Abla’s homemade Turkish cuisine

    Sure, we’re a bunch of urbanites here with access to Turkish restaurants in Sydney but we still get a craving for good old homemade Turkish dishes...
  • What is the most delicious Turkish dessert; Trilece or Baklava?

    According to assumptions, Trilece was transferred to Turkey through Albania, during the war in former Yugoslavia. The “suspects” leading to this transfer are known to be Albanian immigrants which are among Balkan immigrants who settled in Turkey.
  • Seraglio Turkish Cuisine Lower North Shore Sydney

    Many metropolitan Australians rely on take-away food and they probably assume the delivery comes from the restaurant they ordered from. But t...
  • What’s your poison? Mastika, Ouzo or Raki?

    It is the blessings of these lands that universally unites us, people of; whether you are Macedonian, Bulgarian, Greek or Turkish. Besides many things, of course I am also considering alcohol here. Mastika, Uzo and Raki deserve special praise.