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Do’s and Don’ts when visiting a Mosque in Turkey

31st October 2013

Turkey has some of world’s most beautiful mosques; Ortaköy Mosque and the Blue Mosque, to name a few. However, when visiting a mosque, as a non-Muslim you are expected to respect certain rules. (Muslims must also follow certain rules inside a mosque) Here is an overview of the...

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Republic day in Turkey

29th October 2013

On the 29th of October 1923, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk declared that Turkey would be a republic and renamed it as the 'Republic of Turkey'. The Republic Day of Turkey is a public holiday throughout Turkey, commemorating the proclamation of the republic in 1923. It lasts 35 hours, starting on the...

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Top Tips every Expat should know

27th October 2013

Moving to a new country can be an exciting and challenging experience. And whether you have moved here for a new life or a new love or just stopping temporarily, there are a few tips every Expat should know:- General Tips before moving to turkey 1. Try to learn the language – I know...

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10 interesting facts about Turkey

24th October 2013

Here are 10 interesting facts you may not know about Turkey   1. Turkey is the third largest country in the world to use FacebookTwo years ago Turkey’s usage of Facebook was almost nothing. However, nowadays it has an astonishing 14 million users, overtaking France and Canada to become...

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5 things to do in Fethiye during winter

20th October 2013

Fethiye is a bustling town and there are plenty of activities to do during the summer months, but what about when the season is over?  What options are available during the winter months in Fethiye?  Curl up next to your sober, hibernate and wait until April?.... Perhaps and...

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What is Kurban Bayram ? (Feast of the Sacrifice)

13th October 2013

What exactly is the Feast of the Sacrifice (Kurban Bayramı) – It’s intriguing, yet sounds like a very strange affair. Perhaps even a little...... scary? ‘Sacrifice’ So let us explore further what Kurban Bayram is all about…. What? – The Feast of the...

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Top 5 things to do in Istanbul during winter

10th October 2013

We’re now in October and fast approaching the end of the year…again! Time certainly does fly as they say but if you have a few days why not head to Istanbul. The Turkish capital provides plenty of opportunities especially during winter to explore all the sights which are far less...

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Why laser eye surgery in Turkey is fast becoming the bastion of medical tourism

3rd October 2013

Someone once proclaimed an eye for an eye and tooth for a tooth. However all eyes are fixed on Turkey’s pioneering laser eye surgery.  The country is whipping up its own medical revolution thanks to its level of world-class laser techniques and eye surgery treatments.  The...

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