In nineteen-twenty-three various sectors of the old Ottoman Empire were united to form a multi-cultural country known as Turkey. It has since become a natural conduit for East and West to meet up. Visiting this country on holidays to Turkey a person can follow along paths where conquerors walked.
These great vanquishers of the past have all left their mark on the countryside and in the cities. Many of their magnificent buildings are still to be viewed when visiting on Holidays in Turkey. Muslims and Christians have religious ties and numerous significant sites within its border.
Young adventures touring the world use this country as an affordable springboard to other areas. The many Cheap Holidays on offer are a strong draw card for both young and old tourists. For those looking for more luxurious accommodation any of the up market hotels or short and long term apartments are ideal. Numerous cruise liners cruise along its magnificent coastlines.
By virtue of its location the country experiences widely varied climatic conditions. Misty and snow covered mountains stretch down to sandy sunny beaches and vast grasslands. Using any mode of transport from yachts to hired motor cars or hiking a person has the opportunity to experience this exciting country.
Geared for all season sport including extreme sport leisure activities together with the national spectator sport of football this country has much to offer any sport lover. A visit to a tournament of the ancient art of oiled wrestling that has a great local and visitor spectator following is highly recommended.
The population is an international mixture that has brought their customs and cultures with them to add to this multi-racial community. Mouthwatering food derived from a delightful mix of Mediterranean and Middle Eastern cooking is inexpensive and can be bought at small stalls and sidewalk cafes. Holidays to Turkey promise to be memorable and very definitely repeatable.