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“Kumkapi Rugs from the Arkas Collection” exhibition opens its doors

“Kumkapi Rugs from the Arkas Collection” exhibition opens its doors

Rare Kumkapi rugs from the Arkas Collection are making their Istanbul debut at Museum of Turkish and Islamic Arts. The exhibition ‘Kumkapi Rugs from the Arkas Collection’, held as part of the 2nd annual Istanbul Carpet Week organised by Istanbul Carpet Exporters’ Association, opened on 5th October. Istanbul Carpet Week, held for the second time […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

Konya achieved the FIJET’s “Golden Apple” award

Konya achieved the FIJET’s “Golden Apple” award

The World Federation of Travel Journalists and Writers (FIJET) chose Turkey’s Konya city for the 2017 Golden Apple Award. The Golden Apple, which decided to be given to Turkey’s Konya City with the opinion of tourism writers and journalists active in many countries of the world, was introduced to mayor of the city with a […]

 Kadir Toprakkaya

FIJET chose Konya for “Golden Apple”

FIJET chose Konya for “Golden Apple”

The World Federation of Travel Journalists and Writers (FIJET) chose Turkey’s Konya city for the 2017 Golden Apple Award. Golden Apple, one of the most prestigious awards of the tourism world, is given as a result of evaluating the performances of cities in protecting their cultural and civil heritage. In order to qualify for the […]

 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 […]

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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 […]

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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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