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Shadow Puppet

Shadow Puppet Turkey

Some say that shadow puppet theatre began in the palaces of Ottoman sultans, or as early as the 14th century. …

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Turkish Delight

Turkish Delight

The history of Turkish Delight (known as “lokum”) dates back over 200 years, making it one of the oldest candies …

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Evil Eye Turkey

Evil Eye Turkey

“Nazar Boncugu” is a little magic stone that protects one from the “Evil Eye.” You see this blue glass piece …

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Turkey And Tulips

Turkey And Tulips 3

Everybody thinks that tulips come from Holland. In the 16th Century they were brought to Holland from Turkey, and quickly …

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Turkish Mosaic

Turkish Mosaic

Turkey are decorated with elaborate mosaics. Haghia Sophia, “The Church of Holy Wisdom” in Istanbul, one of the world’s greatest …

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Turkish Bazaar

Turkish Bazaar Handicrafts

Most Turkish bazaars were built over 650 years before construction on Wolfchase Galleria ever began. Many bazaars were built by …

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Famous Turks

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk Turkey General Pasha

Mustafa Kemal Ataturk – (born 1881) Turkish army officer, statesman and the Founder and first President of the Republic of …

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Karabuk Turkey

Karabuk Safranbolu

Karabuk located in north part of Turkey and between Istanbul to Karabuk is 396 km. Karabuk, was a district of …

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Karaman Turkey

Karaman Turkey

Karaman located in south part of Turkey and between Antalya to Karaman is 376 km. Karaman is a town in …

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Kars Turkey

Kars Turkey

Kars is located in eastern part of Turkey. Between Erzurum to Kars is 202 km. In the northeastern corner of …

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