Sure, you’ve probably seen the Blue Mosque in magazine photos and marveled at the whirling dervishes in travel guides, but did you know Old Saint Nick was born in Turkey? Or that Cappadocia is home to literally hundreds of underground cities? Read on to learn five more interesting tidbits about Turkey’s intriguing past and present.
Tour Consultant Alexandra Errante just came back from our 10 day Istanbul & Coastal Turkey tour and wanted to share some photos from her trip. Some of the tour highlights included the Bosphorus Straights Cruise, where she saw the beautiful metropolitan cityscape of both the European and Asian sides of Istanbul, fulfilling her dream of visiting Troy, and getting a traditional Turkish bath in Pamukkale.