Olive and Olive oil; Natural Treasure of Aegean Sea

Olive is the common good of all Mediterranean region. Also the inhabitants have been using olive and olive goods for centuries. Trade of olive was very important in ancient era. Thanks to trade of olive and olive oil, the settlement areas of Aegean region became rich and wealthy sites. It is known that the lifetime of ancient era was shorter […]

Turkish Baths; A very important social facility

Turkish baths are the most confidential social facility of Turkish culture that has been wondering for centuries. That’s why many foreign painters and authors have described the bath society in various platforms up to the words they heard. Turkish baths were more important than considering them as a cleaning rooms. Before the houses have their own bathrooms, Turkish baths had […]

Kaklık cave; A hidden beauty in Denizli

This landscape has a lot of hidden treasures such as caves. One of them is Kaklık Cave that is famous for caving sport. Kaklık Cave is one of the caves that are open for tourism. Travertines and dickites are part of its own ecosystem. Also existence of mineral water creates a great atmosphere in the cave. Atmosphere of the cave […]

Mt. Kaz is dying; the mines damage this nature treasure deeply

I have to state that it is an article of a murder of a natural treasure. Mt. Kaz – it was called as Mt.Ida in mythology- is being destroyed by mining activity. Mt. Kaz is one of the important oxygen sources of Turkey. Due to unique natural structure, it provides oxygen and fresh air to Aegean region of Turkey. Although […]

Violence that belongs to 5000 years ago; The victim was a little girl

A grave was unearthed in Küllüoba ancient site of Central Anatolia. It is 5000 years old and it has a dramatic story. Archeologists found out that there are two skeletons in a coffin. One of them is a little girl and the other one is an adult man. The dramatic side of this story is the way she died. She […]

Egyptian Queen was in Patara Ancient site

As I stated before, important civilizations such as Egyptians left us priceless heritage in this landscape. The last discovery is very exciting because a coin,that Egyptian queen Arsinoe II was printed on, was unearthed. It means that there used to be an Egyptian settlement area in Patara ( the capital Lydian Union). She was relative of Thracian and Macedonian kings. […]

Cliffs of Antalya; Great walls of Turkish Riviera

No more words are required to state Antalya’s natural and historical background. One of the most outstanding features of Antalya is the cliffs of the city. When a visitor approaches the city from the sea, the cliffs welcome the visitors of Antalya. They are so impressive that they can take the breath away. Also you can see the waterfalls on […]

Lava Channels; 80 million year old natural treasure

Volcanic blasts are the power of the nature that shapes the lands. We can even feel the power of this great natural event. We will go back to 80 million years back. This lava channel wall is located in Black sea region of Turkey. There are a few samples on earth. It is worth visiting place of Turkey. It will […]

Fortress of Bursa; A time capsule of history

Bursa is one of the ancient cities of Turkey. It had hosted many civilizations for centuries. Bythinia State was the first known important state which dominated the region. It had an important role in history. Bythinian architecture was close to Roman engineering. That’s why many ancient items and tunnels were discovered in recent years. The most important Bythinian building was […]