Introducing the Richness of ASIA MINOR
Turkey has an incredible heritage of the Roman and Ottoman empires as well as Prehistoric Times including beautiful sites, palaces, churches,and mosques.
Almost all cities are full of with personality, exotic cuisine, antique cities and Pre-Historic treasure.
At the crossroads between Europe and Asia, Turkey is a fascinating Country. Dominated by Greeks,Persians,and Romans in turn throughout the classical era.
Interesting Facts about Turkey
The famous Trojan Wars took place in Western Turkey, around the site where the Trojan Horse rests today.
The First christian church built by man(St Peter’s Church) is in Antioch(Antakya) Turkey
The Oldest Temple where people believed to have congregational worship is Göbeklitepe
According to the biblical referances, Noah’s Ark has landed on Mount Ararat(Ağrı Dağı) in Eastern Turkey
Julius Caesar said his celebrated words, “Veni, Vidi, Vici”(I came, I saw, I conquered) in Turkey when he defeated the Pontic King Mithridates who ruled a formidable kingdom in the Black Sea region of Turkey
The First Recorded International treaty in the world was the treaty of Kadesh, signed between the Hittite and Egyptian Empires,Hattusilis III and Ramses II in c1275 B.C.