50 Must-See Places in Turkey

Each one more beautiful than the other...

50 Must-See Places in Turkey

Planning a trip to Turkey? Here is a list of the 50 spots you won’t regret seeing in Turkey. Nemrut – The site of giant statues There are gigantic statues of up to 7 meters in the national park, which hosts the ancient city of the Kingdom of Kommagene, in the Kahta district of Adıyaman. […]

How can Foreigners Acquire Property in Turkey?

How can Foreigners Acquire Property in Turkey?

The number of foreigners who are investing in property have been increasing continuously in the recent years. Metropolises such as Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir in particular are the regions frequently preferred by foreigners for their real estate investments. In this post, we wanted to give you a brief explanation of what foreign nationals need to […]

Interesting and Funny Facts about Turks

It may be of great benefit to you to learn about the some interesting and fun facts about Turkish people before coming to Turkey.

Interesting and Funny Facts about Turks

If you intend to come to Turkey as a tourist or for business, or to buy a home from Turkey, then we recommend that you read this article about the common traits of Turks. (This post is intended to be humorous). A Turkish man paying a bill in a restaurant will carry out the necessary procedure under the […]

Best Turkish Baths (Hamams) of Istanbul

If you are interested in trying a Turkish bath house in Istanbul, you can find the most preferred ones in this post.

Best Turkish Baths (Hamams) of Istanbul

At one time, there were 168 large, and just as many small Turkish baths (hamams) in Istanbul. There were also Turkish baths in the mansions and manor houses, and it is thought that there were close to ten thousand of them. There are also Turkish baths in Istanbul, which operate today and draw the attention […]

Turkish Hospitality

Hospitality, one of the most distinctive features of Turks, is at the same time a religious and national duty.

Turkish Hospitality

The Turks see guests who come to their door as a “Guest from the God”. The identity of the guest, his or her position or office, whether he or she is wealthy, and whether he or she is an invited or an uninvited guest are not important at all. Irrespective of their religion and beliefs, […]

Turkey Real Estate Expecting a Record

Turkey Real Estate Expecting a Record

Real estate experts have emphasized that a single party government following the 1 November elections has been a shot in the arm for the sector. They are of the opinion that if the government takes net steps directed at the sector in its program for the ‘first 100 days’, next year could be a ‘year […]

Turkish Coffee | A Gift of the Ottomans to the World

Turkish Coffee, which is said to be Turkey's first international brand, has been the subject of may idioms, proverbs, poems and ballads, as well as being a nice beverage.

Turkish Coffee | A Gift of the Ottomans to the World

The History of Coffee Coffee was first discovered in Abyssinia (Ethiopia), and was initially consumed as a food. Later, its fruits were boiled in water, and this was used for medical purposes, and coffee became known as the ‘magic fruit’. Coffee also became known in Yemen around the beginning of the 15th century, and began […]

Sales to Foreigners to Continue at Full Speed

Following the structuring of the reciprocity regulation, property sales to foreign nationals have been holding an important share in the total sales within the real estate sector. The figures are expected to double in 2016 after the 1 November elections.

Sales to Foreigners to Continue at Full Speed

The relative stagnation, which began with the uncertain period prior to the June elections, has come to an end with the revelation of the net preferences at the 1 November elections. Now, all of the investments which were on standby until this time will come to fruition. To illustrate, following the reiteration of the confidence […]

Real Estate Ads Increased by 55 Percent

The real estate sector in Turkey, where investors remained on standby prior to the 1 November elections, is experiencing a resurgence after the elections.

Real Estate Ads Increased by 55 Percent

As was anticipated, the trend in Turkish real estate sector, in other words, the lifeblood of the economy has started to move upwards following the elections. Experts are expecting a large increase in sales by the end of the year. Kamil Özörnek, the E-Business Director of Hürriyet, stated that there had been a big increase […]

Gulf Investors to Establish an Arab City in Trabzon

Gulf Investors to Establish an Arab City in Trabzon

The number of visitors coming to Trabzon from Arab countries had reached 300 thousand, and investors from the Gulf were planning to establish an Arab city within the province. Abdil Celil Öz, the governor of Trabzon said that in terms of its people, culture and way of life, the city has numerous common features with the Arab […]