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 Cenay Toprakkaya

A nice edition of FIJET Academy in Romania

A nice edition of FIJET Academy in Romania

World Federation of Travel Journalists and Writers (FIJET) organized the fourth edition of FIJET Academy program in Romania this year. As an organization hosted by FIJET Romania between 23-30 July, with the participants from Turkey, Croatia, Bulgaria, France and Italy, young journalists travelled about 1,000 miles through the country’s many touristic cities. The theme of […]

 Cenay Toprakkaya

100th anniversary excitement in Romania

100th anniversary excitement in Romania

The date of December 1, 1918, when the scattered Romanians united under a single flag and formed the present Romanian national state after the First World War, is very important as a “national day” and is celebrated every year with various activities. The 100th anniversary celebrations, which are expected to take place with great enthusiasm […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

“Golden Apple” comes to Konya

“Golden Apple” comes to Konya

“The Golden Apple”, one of the most prestigious tourism awards of the world, is given to Konya this year. In 2016, the administrators of the World Federation of Travel Journalists and Writers (FIJET) came to Konya for the Şeb-i Arus ceremonies and they were fascinated by the city. After the visit, delegation stated that they […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

Tourism experts came together in Kuşadası

Tourism experts came together in Kuşadası

Andrew Agius Muscat, Secretary-General of Mediterranean Tourism Foundation, visited Turkey to keep in touch with Turkish authorities. Muscat’s first destination was Bodrum and after that, the famous tourism expert visited Kuşadası. Delal Atamdede, Head of FIJET Turkey, welcomed Muscat and showed him round, before the big dinner which was held by Özer Kayalı, Mayor of […]

 Cenay Toprakkaya

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 […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

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 […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

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, […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

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 […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

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 […]

 Cenay Toprakkaya

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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