Turkey is one of the top holiday destinations in the world and visited by thousands of holiday makers every year. If you haven't visited Turkey yet, take a look below at some of the reasons to visit:
✓Amazing beaches with crystal clear blue water
✓Friendly people - always smiling and willing to help - barter in the bazaars and shops for your gifts etc.
✓Rich Turkish cuisine - traditional Turkish foods, not just Turkish kebabs! Enjoy a real village breakfast here, all organic ingredients - home made cheeses, jams, natural pomegranet juice - even the chance to drink ass's milk if you so desire, which is believed to have medicinal properties here in Turkey. Visit an Ottoman restaurant and try one of the many delicious Turkish dishes they have on offer.
✓Famous Holiday Resorts - Oludeniz with it's famous blue lagoon - one of the top ten beaches in the world, Marmaris - a cosmopolitan resort, buzzing with activity, Bodrum, another favourite with holiday makers, encapsulating Turkish history with it's famous castle, and Antalya - a huge holiday resort with many 5 star all inclusive hotels on the coast, miles and miles of sprawling beaches for your enjoyment, huge shopping malls for the bargain hunters and neighbouring holiday destinations Side and Alanya just miles away, not forgetting the famous Cappadocia where you can see one of the rarest sites on earth - the famous underground cities where our ancestors hid during times of war - have a stay in a cave hotel or take a hot air balloon trip to fully appreciate the amazing sites to be seen.
✓Beautiful sunny and hot weather, from April right through to October
✓History - a rich culture of relics and architectural sites to be discovered - take one of our two day trips to Ephesus, an ancient Roman city covering many square miles encompassing many noteable relics including the house that the Virgin Mary spent the last days of her life. There is a huge ampitheatre which you can climb and take videos and photos. It is the largest ampitheatre in Turkey. The ancient library is still intact. On the second day you will visit one of the most amazing sites to behold - Pamukkale - white terraces which resemble snow and ice but are, in fact, calcious. You can walk on the terraces and bathe in the mineral enriched waters. For an extra fee which is paid on entrance, you can swim in Cleopatra's bath.
✓Nature - a wealth of fauna and flora to be found here in Turkey. Every tone of green can be found here.