Ancient mosaics found in the market place of Tarsus
Mosaics dating back to the ancient times have been unearthed during the construction works of a market place in Tarsus, a district of Mersin province. According to authorities, the mosaics depicting human figures will be relocated to the museum and efforts will be made to preserve the
Belek to offer golf courses open at night
The first and only floodlit course of Europe will be established in Belek the hub of golf tourism and holiday resort in Antalya province. Equipped with 120 lighting poles, the 9- hole course will be available to golf enthusiasts 24 hours a day.
Cruise Tourism Continues to Improve
After the selection from the best cruise route at The World Travel Awards as İzmir, Marmaris is also selected the most visited region in October and continues to be the port of the larger vessels. The Ships’ route of Marmaris in a day met more than 4000 passengers reviving domestic
Uludağ Met With the Snow So Early in This Year
While the fall is quickly turning to the winter, came the snowy weather too. One of the most beautiful ski resorts of Turkey in Uludağ National Park met with his first snowfall, which is reached the depth of 10 cm in the district of the hotels. Uludağ wrapped in white
İstanbul is the Center of Tourism in This Year Again
In the periods enter the last quarter of 2013 over the past months, the number of tourists visiting Istanbul is increased of 12 %, is close to 8 million people. During these 9 months the most tourists came from Germany, then in turn was followed by Russia, USA, France, England,
Restoration Project of Hierapolis Completed
Carried out by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Republic of Turkey Hierapolis Ancient Theatre after the restoration is available and opened to the cultural and artistic activities. One of the most important ancient city of Denizli, in Hierapolis the excavation and restoration works are continued.
The Website of Goturkey.com is Finally in 5 Languages!
Since the first day of its’ existance to increase the tourism potential of Turkey and with the willing to reach a much larger audience, Goturkey.com with the recently innovations is closer in the fifth step to achieving its’ goals. Now with the renewed Turkish contents, the website of Goturkey.com is
Ancient Tarsus houses attract foreign tourists
Tarsus district of Turkey aims to develop a new policy for tourism with its old mansions and touristic areas. Tarsus aims to restore its 300 mansions. Mersin’s Tarsus district aims to attract tourists with its old mansions. The mansions will be restored, as part of a drive
Afyon’s mini Cappadocia: A hidden fairy tale in Turkey
Turkey has many fairytale places waiting to be discovered. Afyon’s Karaköy Village with its fairy chimneys, just like Cappadocia, is one of these places. In Turkey (and abroad), Cappadocia is world-famous. Ask an average tourist about one of the most beautiful places in Turkey and his
Head of a goddess statue discovered in Aegean province
The head of an 8,000-year-old statue of a goddess has been found during excavations in İzmir’s Yeşilova tumulus. Associate Professor Zafer Derin said they had found very important pieces during this year’s excavations, adding that the four-centimeter head of the statue had a special meaning as it was