guide on line
Turkey guide on line gives information about
Turkey , major cities, historical sites, İstanbul, Cappadocia,
Ephesus, Gallipoli, Biblical sites
and Turkish Carperts
guide on line is an introduction and guide to Turkey. Located between Europe and
Asian Continents, Turkey, Anatolia or Asia Minor of ancient times is the land of
great civilizations and offers the heritage of incomparable ancient
civilizations, ruins and imposing monuments. The
European and Asian parts of Turkey are separated by Bosphorus Strait, Sea of
Marmara and Dardanelles Strait (Hellespont). Turkey Guide on line has very detailed information on
Istanbul and its museums, mosques, churches, Ottoman palaces Bosphorus
Strait, wooden houses and detailed information on the history and archaeology of
the city. Istanbul Guide on line also a chapter written on practical information
such as water, security, money change, transportation and
Ankara, the capital city of Turkey has fascinating
ancient monuments and museums. Enjoy old Ankara with its magnificent
citadel with old Turkish wooden houses. Visit The temple of Augustus
with the factinating incriptions of "Deeds of Augustus" anf famous Caracalla
Baths. Don't miss the Museum of Anatolian Civilisations and Mausoluem of Mustafa
Kemal Atatürk, the founder of modern Turkey.
guide on line gives also excellent information on Gallipoli
memorials, war museums; ancient city of Troy, which is situated at Dardanelles,
is also explained in detail in our web site.
which is finest archaeological site with great biblical interest in Turkey, is
located in the south of Izmir. Both Saint John and Saint Paul stayed in Ephesus.
After the tradition, we do believe, Virgin Mary spent some time in Ephesus.
Turkey Guide on line has information about the ancient cities in North
Aegean and and the South of Ephesus.
Turkey guide on line has also information on Biblical
and Religious Sites in Turkey; volcanic region of Cappadocia, the
land of fairy chimneys and rock cut churches; Bodrum, ancient Halicarnassus,
great summer resort with unique Underwater Archaeology Museum and Ankara, the
capital city of Turkey with its unrivalled the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations;
The Whirling Dervishes whose rituals
impressed whole world are also covered at our web site. For those planning to
come to Turkey, we do offer some Suggested Tours
to give them an idea and information on Shopping
and especially on Turkish Carpets.
The surrealistic geological
formation of Cappadocia is one of the wonders of the world. It is the result
of two opposing forces in nature--volcanic activity in the constructive stage
and erosion in the destructive stage.
Wind, climate, mechanical
weathering (forces breaking up rocks) rain, and rivers are the types of
erosion that gave Cappadocia its unusual, characteristic formations. The
Cappadocian climate, with sharp changes of temperature, heavy rains, and
melting snow in the spring, plays an important role in the formation of the
For Istanbul and its museums and monuments
For Cappadocia and its fantastic landscapes visit
For Turkish Carpets and kilims
turkishcarpetsguide For Bodrum ancient Halicarnassus