Central Turkey's Göreme National Park and the Rock Sites of Cappadocia are designated UNESCO World Heritage Sites. The park, which spans an area of more than 9000 hectares, features an unusual landscape of rock formations called[...]
The Selimiye Mosque is a stunning example of Ottoman architecture located in Edirne, Turkey. The renowned architect Sinan, who is regarded as one of the best architects of the Islamic world, built it in the 16th century.
Hierapolis was an ancient Greek city located in southwestern Turkey, near the modern city of Pamukkale. The city, which was established in the second century BC and was well-known for its warm springs and elegant monuments, served as a[...]
The Divrigi Ulu Mosque is a stunning example of Islamic architecture located in the town of Divrigi in eastern Turkey. The mosque, which was built in the 13th century, is regarded as one of the most significant works of Islamic art and[...]
The old city of Diyarbakr, located in southeast Turkey, is surrounded by an amazing system of fortifications known as the Diyarbakr City Walls. The walls were originally constructed during the Roman era, but other powers such as the[...]