Turkey tours

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September 21, 2012

Flying in a Hot-air Balloon over Cappadocia, Turkey

Cappadocia is one of the most unusual and atmospheric destinations in Turkey. A rural region in Central Anatolia, it’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site of ancient underground cities, fresco-filled cave churches and fantastical rock formations. In addition to excellent cultural touring, Cappadocia’s dramatic landscapes and sunny climate make it one of the best places in […]

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February 12, 2009

Shopping in Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar

Istanbul’s Grand Covered Bazaar is a perfect spot for one-stop-shopping for traditional Turkish goods. There is something for everyone in its thousands of shops, including jewelry and kilim (traditional Turkish rugs). Lamps and tea sets made of colored glass are plentiful and recall the glittering jewels of the spectacular treasury at Topkapi Palace. The bazaar […]

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February 6, 2009

The 5 best ancient ruins in Turkey

We recently returned from taking our “Essence of Turkey” tour, which is a private luxury tour that includes all of the following ruins–the very best ancient sites in Turkey. 1.) The Stadium at Aphrodisias This site remains in amazing condition. There are usually very few, if any, other tourists, so you can really feel transported […]

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