Turkey | Discover the ins and outs of the Turkish landscape before your next adventure vacation to this eastern European country.

The Best of Culture in Turkey

Turkey | Discover the ins and outs of the Turkish landscape before your next adventure vacation to this eastern European country.

Cappadocia, Turkey -The earliest record of the name of Cappadocia dates from the late 6th century BC, when it appears in the trilingual inscriptions of two early Achaemenid kings, Darius I and Xerxes, as one of the countries (Old Persian dahyu-) of the Persian Empire. In these lists of countries, the Old Persian name is Haspaduya, which according to some researchers is derived from Iranian Huw-aspa-dahyu- "the land/country of beautiful horses"

Cappadocia, Turkey -The earliest record of the name of Cappadocia dates from the late 6th century BC, when it appears in the trilingual inscriptions of two early Achaemenid kings, Darius I and Xerxes, as one of the countries (Old Persian dahyu-) of the Persian Empire. In these lists of countries, the Old Persian name is Haspaduya, which according to some researchers is derived from Iranian Huw-aspa-dahyu- "the land/country of beautiful horses"

When you think of Turkey, you probably think about Istanbul, Cappadocia, Bodrum or Feithye - and for good reason, they are amazing parts of Turkey. So yes, Turkey is one of my favourite countries in the world, and even I had never heard of Thrace.

Thrace is the wine region of Turkey you wish you knew about sooner

When you think of Turkey, you probably think about Istanbul, Cappadocia, Bodrum or Feithye - and for good reason, they are amazing parts of Turkey. So yes, Turkey is one of my favourite countries in the world, and even I had never heard of Thrace.

Mount Nemrut, Turkey. 2,134 m high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the 1st century BC.

Mount Nemrut, Turkey. 2,134 m high mountain in southeastern Turkey, notable for the summit where a number of large statues are erected around what is assumed to be a royal tomb from the 1st century BC.

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