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Turkey: A country with ancient wonders


Turkey Flag The republic of turkey is mostly known as Turkey is one of the few transcontinental countries. Though most of the parts of the country are on the Asian side, it has a great mixture of both Asian and European vibes. It is a country of diversity.

The country has so many ancient archaeological signatures and the nation is very friendly and welcoming that attracts tourists.

Population, Capital & Economy

It is populated with around 85 million people. The country has a uni presidential Government system.

Ankara is the capital city that is populated with around 4.5 million people.

It has a persistently increasing GDP and ranks in the top 15 in the world. The main income-generating sectors are manufacturing-related.

Istanbul

Many people think Istanbul is the capital of turkey because of its popularity and much historical evidence. It is the largest city in the country with a lot of visiting spots. the edgy Istanbul Biennia can be a must-see for the international artwork crowd, and with more than 600, 000 visitors in 2013, it ranked in among the top-rated art shows on the globe.

The Middle place of The Earth

Some people call turkey is the center of all cities. Because It is possible to fly to just about everywhere from Istanbul. Turkish Airlines flies in 260+ destinations.

Culture & Arts

Turkey has a very diverse lifestyle that is a blend of various components of the Turkic, Anatolian, Ottoman, and Western culture,s, and cultures, which started with the Westernisation of the Ottoman Empire nevertheless continue today.

Turkish artwork, in the Western sense, designed actively starting from the core 19th century. The very first piece of art lessons was scheduled with what is now the Istanbul Technical University in 1793, mostly for technical requirements.

Mountains

It has at least 100 mountains those are almost 10,000 feet tall. Palandöken, located in the eastern province of Erzurum, is the highest peak with 10, 200 feet, and it is also claimed Europe’s longest natural ski run.

Tourism

It can be a perfect destination for a trip in almost every season of the year. It has highly variant weather, with hot summers along with cold winters. Certain temperatures range across the country, producing Turkey a year-round desired destination. Summer is probably best if you would like to head to the coast, besides, to go sailing but maybe too hot for some people trying to explore the sites. A wintertime trip is an amazing possibility to see the peaks of Cappadocia dusted in snow or perhaps enjoy the unique winter food in Istanbul. Otherwise, 04, May, September, and March are milder months traveling.

Unique Facts

• This country has 2 of the ancient wonders
• People love eating soup. It is not surprising to see soup in any full meal.
• Santa Claus came from a man in turkey named Saint Nicholas.
• You could go from one continent to another through underground tunnels.
• Here You can find a new type of plant is uncovered in every 10 days.