Believed to be the lands where humankind expanded from the descendants of Noah, Ağrı invites you to İshakpaşa Palace, an emblematic of Ottoman architectural culture.

Along the eastern borders of Turkey is Ağrı, one of the important cities of the region. Set on a 1650m-high plateau, it takes its name from the mountain which looms over it. Mount Ağrı is Turkey’s highest mountain and one of the country’s most challenging peaks. According to the legend of the Great Flood, Noah’s Ark ran aground on Mt Ağrı and […]

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For more than 1500 years İstanbul was the capital of Roman, Byzantine and Ottoman Empires

With one arm reaching out to Asia and the other to Europe, İstanbul is the only city in the world built on two continents. The Bosphorus courses the waters of the Black Sea, the Sea of Marmara and the Golden Horn through the city’s heart. İstanbul’s fate has been sealed by its vital strategic location and its enchanting natural beauty. […]

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Unique Souvenirs: İstanbuls Second-hand Shops And Flea Markets

The high-end luxury of Nişantaşı and İstiklal aren’t for everyone. While some people prefer to wear the latest trends and most popular brands, others prefer to find bargains, to dip into the fashions of yesteryear and find what’ll be the next thing tomorrow. And in a city like İstanbul, where the history goes back literally […]

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