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From the series “Famous Miniature Museums of Architectural Objects and Cities”
Studying the sights of Istanbul, don't miss the park of miniatures with a memorable name of Miniaturk. In this open-air museum, over one hundred models of the most beautiful Turkish buildings are presented, all of them have been recreated with the utmost precision. In the vast park, the area of which is about 60000 square meters, models of sights and other countries of the world are presented. All of them are executed in scale 1:25.

In addition to mock-ups of architectural monuments, there is a large motorway, through which colourful cars periodically pass, as well as a railway and even an airport with precisely executed models of aircraft. Among the most interesting layouts, the Blue Mosque and the Dolmabahce Palace, the Temple of Artemis and the Bosporus Bridge are worth noting. One of … Read all

Aspendos Amphitheatre

From the series “Ancient Amphitheaters and Arenas, That Are Still Operational”
Turkey is famous for a variety of beautiful ancient amphitheatres. Nowadays, however, only a few of them are used today for cultural events. One of these amazing ancient theaters is located in the city of Aspendos. Together with the preserved aqueduct, the amphitheater is the main historical attraction of the ancient city. Many beautiful legends are associated with these constructions. According to one of them, two talented architects dreamed of marrying the emperor’s daughter, who was famous for her spiritual beauty.

The Emperor promised to give his daughter in marriage to the one who would build the most necessary building for the city. Thirty years it took one architect to build an aqueduct, and exactly the same to the second to build a wonderful amphitheater. The king was so … Read all
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Traditions in Turkey

Residents of Istanbul have several distinct national characteristics. In Istanbul, as well as in any city in the country, the natives have great respect for religious customs and traditions. Women wear closed clothes, the same applies to visitors – people in open clothing may be denied to enter many mosques and public institutions. Istanbul residents value their homes, so they always remove their shoes when they enter a house. This rule applies to mosques, which are also considered the house … Read more
Local residents follow a large number of religious traditions and customs. Despite the fact that women now have equal rights with men, they still have to stick to some ancient traditions. For example, they cannot go out without a special headscarf just like centuries ago, and clothes must remain closed and spacious. The indigenous people are quite tolerant to the traditions of travellers, but visitors are encouraged to follow some of the local customs. You shouldn’t make a walk wearing … Read more
One can endlessly talk about the traditions and culture of the local people. Sacred family bonds are the most important thing for each local resident. Children respect their parents and obey their will, younger brothers and sisters always listen to elders, and a wife always supports her husband in all actions. There is also a clear hierarchy in family relations. Younger family members should respect the elders, who, in their turn, surround them with care and affection. Despite the fact that many … Read more
The locals are very sensitive when it comes to following old traditions. Every citizen can tell many interesting customs, traditions and beliefs to curious tourists. For example, prior to starting a trip, a traveler here must undergo a kind of a ritual. Relatives pour a large cup of water in front of the traveller, so that his trip will be successful and path will be as simple as a stream of water. Many interesting traditions are associated with children. The birth of a baby remains the … Read more
Kusadasi is a beautiful old city with its interesting features and traditions. Its name can be literally translated as "Bird Island", pigeons have been its main symbol for hundreds of years. They settled the picturesque island many years ago, mother nature itself created ideal conditions for these birds here. For local residents, they have become a kind of symbol. In contrast to many modern cities, no measures are taken here to reduce their population. On the contrary, locals take care of … Read more
The city on the coast of the Aegean Sea seems to attract tourists with everything: open and friendly locals, many interesting festivals, and, of course, many opportunities for cultural and active recreation. In general, the local people are famous for their openness, friendliness and politeness. The city is a favorite holiday destination of the French, Italians, Belgians and the Netherlands - all those who are used to being surrounded by good-natured and open people. By the way, Herodotus, … Read more
Izmir is the city that, according to a legend, was the birthplace of famous ancient Greek writer Homer. Nowadays, this city is an amazing example of mixing modern trends and centuries-old traditions. Izmir has always been a multinational city because it was located on a crossing of important trade routes. Naturally, this has made an impact on the national character of local people. Locals are hospitable and ready to help in a minute of need. Politeness, good nature, patience – these are … Read more
Rug making is a widely known ethnic craft which is rather illustrative of ethnic peculiarity of local people. The so called rug making craft appeared many centuries ago. Today the handmade rugs are most sought after souvenirs the tourists striving to bring as a memorable gift from Marmaris. Colorful rugs with intricate ornamental design and original geometrical pattern are one of the brightest ethnic symbols. Notable is the fact that contemporary masters and craftsmen of rug making are still … Read more

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