Under the radar: Alanya, Turkey
Yet Alanya has a deceptively rich history, dating back to at least 400BC and acting for centuries as a refuge for the pirates who marauded through the Mediterranean. The city was later the scene of struggles as the Roman empire tightened its control ...
Is it safe to travel to Turkey in 2017?
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Bookings for holidays to Turkey, one of the long-time favourite destinations for British travellers, were reportedly down by at least one-third this summer*. Are concerns about the country justified? The Independent's travel correspondent Simon Calder ...
Is it safe to travel to Turkey? Latest advice for Brits after Izmir bombing and Istanbul nightclub attack
What is the situation now and is it safe to travel? The Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) advises against all travel to within 10km of Turkey's border with Syria, and to the large Kurdish city of Diyarbakir, which has been rocked by violence. It ...
Police detain another woman hours after giving birth
Nazlı N. Mert, who had just given birth to a baby at Lokman Hekim Hospital in Ankara's Etlik neighborhood, was detained by police and taken to a police station with her newborn baby on Saturday as part of an investigation into Turkey's Gülen group ...
Turkey's tourism industry reels from a year to forget
According to estimates by the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies (Türsab), Turkey might lose between £2bn and £2.5bn in tourism revenue by the end of this year. Bomb attacks in Istanbul, the capital, Ankara, and other cities have severely affected ...
Police detain Bursa woman on coup charges a day after giving birth
Elif Aslaner, a religious education teacher who gave birth to a baby on Wednesday at a private hospital in Bursa, was detained due to her alleged links to Turkey's Gülen group on Friday morning. According to a statement from her husband, who spoke to ...
Exciting new developments in Turkey appeal to tastes of today's ...
Turkey is continuing to pursue a rapid development path to appeal to the discerning taste of today's traveler. As part of its overall strategy to attract tourists, the ...
SUN, SEA AND SAVINGS We reveal where to find the ... - The Sun
Holiday prices are really low in tourist spots like the Greek islands, Mallorca and Turkey as resorts compete to attract Brits.
800-year-old village favorite among tourists
Noting that Sarıhacılar is an important hub for alternative tourism in Turkey and local officials are working to improve the region's tourism over the next three years, Uysal added, "There's about 5,000 notable artifacts in the neighborhood ...
'Turkey's tourism chapter is ending. This is more damaging than the terror attacks'
World leaders are urging him to not to restrict basic democratic rights, while the Foreign Office, though not advising against travel to Turkey, warns that atmosphere is “potentially volatile”. The country has already seen visitor numbers tumble in ...
Alternative names for Alanya, Antalya, Turkey: