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A Renaissance Revelation; The Book of Miracles

A Renaissance Revelation; The Book of Miracles

First rediscovered only a few years ago, the Book of Miracles is one of the most spectacular documents of Renaissance art. The near-complete illustrated manuscript, created in Augsburg around 1550, is composed of 169 pages of large-format illustrations in gouache and watercolor, depicting wondrous and often eerie phenomena. The mesmerizing images deal with both biblical […]

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Tourism authorities from 32 countries met in Malta

Tourism authorities from 32 countries met in Malta

Tourism authorities, who now have to face difficult times all around the world, came together in Malta, the island of Saint Jean Knights. The Mediterranean Tourism Forum, organized by Mediterranean Tourism Foundation took place in Hilto Malta, between the dates 16th-17th March 2017. HOSPITALITY OF TOMORROW IN MEDITERRANEAN Tourism authorities, who came together with the […]

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Mediterranean Tourism Forum is ready to start

Mediterranean Tourism Forum is ready to start

The Mediterranean Tourism Forum is about bringing Mediterranean countries together again to make the region a powerhouse in the tourism sector. This year forum will be held on 16th and 17th March at Hilton Malta. It is expected to be extremely colourful. Summit will begin with the speech of Malta President Marie Louise Coleiro Preca, […]

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Rotary celebrates the 112th anniversary

Rotary celebrates the 112th anniversary

Rotary International, the most affective non-governmental organisation of the world, celebrates the 112th anniversary of establishment. Turkey is among the countries who take place in the celebrations. One of the most important celebration events took place in Intercontinential Hotel, Istanbul. The organisation was held by Kalamis Rotary Club and evaluated as “perfect”. PEACE AND GOOD […]

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Muscat: Peace is a must for tourism to improve

Muscat: Peace is a must for tourism to improve

Turkish tourism started the year 2017 with giant steps. In addition to the summits organized by World Tourism Forum in Antalya, Russia, Dubai and Istanbul; the performance of Turkey in ITB Berlin EXPO was also evaluated as a success. But the unignorable instability still prevents tourism from improving, despite all efforts. TERRORISM KILLS THE FUTURE […]

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Istanbul New Airport is spotlighted

Istanbul New Airport is spotlighted

Istanbul’s new airport is planned as the largest airport in the world, with a 150 million passengers annual capacity. It planned due to lack of capacity in the existing airports of Istanbul. At least 250 airline companies will have flights when Istanbul New Airport completed, and flight destinations will be up to 350 points. First […]

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World Tourism Day is celebrated

World Tourism Day is celebrated

World Tourism Day is Celebrated. With over 1.2 billion nights spent during their trips all over the world in 2014, tourists aged 65 or over (hereafter “older tourists”) living in the European Union (EU) accounted for 20% of the tourism activity (in terms of number of nights spent by EU residents). However, their share in […]

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Maldives of Turkey: Salda Lake

Maldives of Turkey: Salda Lake

Salda, the deepest lake of Turkey, is located in Yeşilova, Burdur. Thousands of tourists come to see Salda Lake to see it’s turquoise colored lake and white sands. Despite of being the deepest lake of Turkey, Salda is the third deepest lake of the world.  The depth of the lake can go up to 185m. […]

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From kings to stones: NEMRUT

From kings to stones: NEMRUT

The ancient remains of Nemrut Moutain, partaking in “UNESCO Culture Heritage List” as the 8th wonder of the world, was reported by BBC. In addition to it’s giant statues, the heaven like landscape view of Nemrut was mentioned in the news. As the 8th wonder of the world, Nemrut have giant statues (that can be […]