Turkey is a natural bridge connecting Asia to Europe, surrounded by the Black Sea, Aegean
Sea and Mediterranean. Turkiye is the neighbor of Greece and Bulgaria on the west;
Georgia, Armenia, Iran and Azerbaijan on the east; Iraq and Syria on the south. Ankara is
the capital of the country. population of the whole country is about 65 million. Istanbul
and Izmir are the other major urban centers of the country. These cities are
well-developed in art, commerce and education. The principles of theatres, concert, halls,
universities, fabrics, companies and conservatories are in these centers. Turkish is
widely spoken in the country. However, most of the people know at least English in
99 % of the country's population
are Muslims. Turkey is governed by secular democratic system. In all Muslim countries only
Turkey is governed by secular democracy.
Varied surface figures of the
country such as chain of mountains, plains, seas, highlands, lakes cause some diversities
in climate and plant covers. The rainy highlands and green woods at the north, turns to
the dry steppes an the weather becomes colder in inner side of Turkey.
On the other hand
Mediterranean and Aegean part of the country are generally utilized from the bright sun
almost every season. Cold weather is rarely in these areas. It seems unbelievable that in
summer one can ski on Turkey's snowy mountains and then leave himself to the warm waters
of the sea during the same day.
Turkey has played an
important role in world civilization. For thousand of years, these fertile lands has been
home for many successful nations. Almost, in every part of the country many magnificent
constructions that were left behind, surprise everyone.
By the history combining
with the nature, Turkiye offers you a perfect environment for a wonderful holiday.