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15 Awesome Turkish Expressions

2nd October 2015 TURKS HAVE A SAYING FOR EVERY OCCASION. These expressions serve as bookends to each conversation, providing a handy and automatic beginning and end to every human interaction. They’re adages that serve as social glue, meaning you’ll never find a Turk who’s lost for words, even in...
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Kurban Bayramı in Turkey 'Feast of the Sacrifice' - 2015

17th September 2015 Kurban Bayramı is one of the most important Islamic religious festivals of the year.When? – The date of ‘Kurban Bayram’ or ‘Feast of the Sacrifice’ changes each year and takes place 70 days after Ramadan, this year, 2015 it starts on Wednesday 23rd of...
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F.A.Q about Turkey

3rd August 2015 Turkey’s no doubt one of the world’s most popular tourist destinations and once you’ve visited you’re almost certain to want to visit again in the future. But what about those of you who are visiting Turkey for the first time? It’s natural that you’ll no doubt...
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The end of Ramadan
 - Turkey 2015

13th July 2015 It's nearly the end of Ramadan, which means it's almost time for the festival to begin.The festival, called Şeker Bayramı or Eid ul-Fitr (known as the 'Sugar Feast') is celebrated as the breaking of the fast.All muslims will celebrate the end of the thirty days of fasting (Ramadan) and this year it...
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More Misconceptions About Turkey

8th July 2015 We've already looked at some of the common misconceptions people have regarding Turkey ranging from the belief that Turkey is an Islamic state to things like polygamy being legal. If you have even a basic knowledge of Turkey you'll likely know that these aren't true but unsurprisingly many people...
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A look at Turkey's Art Galleries (both big and small)

25th June 2015 
Turkey as you may know is a country rich in culture and you’ll find a variety of monuments to Turkish art scattered throughout Turkey. This ranges from the ancient remains of sculpture and architectural works found in Turkey’s numerous ruin sites, to the vast art collections housed in...
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A guide to social etiquette in Turkey

16th June 2015 Trying to follow our own countries social etiquette in various situations can be a bit of minefield sometimes, so you can imagine how difficult following proper social etiquette can be when visiting a new country for first time. Thankfully the Turkish people are very friendly and understanding so...
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Common Misconceptions about Turkey

9th June 2015 So you tell your friends and family you’re planning a holiday to Turkey and then one them tells you to think again because Turkey is Islamic country or you’ll have to wear a burqa if you want to go around in public or you’ll be told you could be kidnapped and held to ransom once...
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Religious Sites in Turkey

26th May 2015 Turkey is a very multicultural country, you’ll find people from many different backgrounds who live and work together in harmony. Perhaps it’s only fitting then that such wondrous representations of the multicultural community and society of Turkey and available to see and visit in the...
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History of Turkish Tea

6th April 2015 A man walks through the streets carrying a tray of Turkish tea, a common sight among the crowds of Turkish people on the streets, for çay is the nations favorite drink.
It is impossible to imagine breakfasts, social gatherings, business meetings or even haggling for carpets in the Grand...
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