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  • 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...
  • Ladino; the five-hundred-year-old language of Istanbul

    One of the oldest languages ​​of Istanbul, Ladino has a 550-year history in Istanbul. Ladino is the common name used for Judaeo-Spanish.   La...
  • Gallipoli and the Ottoman Jews

    A travelling exhibition entitled ‘The Gallipoli War – The 1st World War and the Ottoman Jews’ will be available to public at Mekor Hayim Synagogue ...
  • The great Anatolian catastrophe - Meds Yeghern

    Who knows, all the evil haunting us, the endless mass killings and our inability to recover from afflictions may be due to a century-old curse and ...
  • Soccer players and athletes who died in Gallipoli

    The Anzac resilience and the Gallipoli campaign helped shape Australia’s national identity. Gallipoli Campaign however is a very important event in...
  • The origins of the Turkish flag

    The flag of Turkey is the national flag and the national flag of the Republic of Turkey . It consists of a waning moon and five-pointed star, both ...
  • Rare Turkish photos from the Gallipoli Campaign

    Priceless pictures and postcards of Turkish forces at Gallipoli have emerged to set the scenes of Turkish soldiers in action almost a century after...
  • The seven hills of Istanbul

    There are many stories and theories about who has found Istanbul. However it is known that it was found on 7 hills. These 7 hills have been ...