Number of Russian tourists visiting Turkey increases in January

Russian Tourists After the jet-fighter crisis between Russia and Turkey economic relations had severely declined. Following the rapprochement between two countries tourism revenue figures have started to improve again. In fact it is reported that Russian tourist numbers to Turkey skyrocketed in January. The number of Russian tourists visiting Turkey More...

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By Editor On Saturday, December 17th, 2016

China declares 2018 “Turkey Tourism Year” to boost ties between two countries

“China has declared 2018 as the ‘Turkish Tourism Year” in China. This will increase the friendship between the two countries,” Yu Hongyang, Chinese Ambassador to Ankara said at an event hosted by the More...

By Editor On Tuesday, December 13th, 2016

A brief evaluation of the tourism industry in Turkey

The tourism sector in Turkey has developed substantially in the last few decades but it still has a long way to go until the top point it truly deserves given the advantages this country is in possession of. It More...

By Editor On Saturday, November 26th, 2016

Experts say 2016 has been a disaster for Antalya tourism and agriculture

DAVUT ÇETİN – PRESIDENT OF ANTALYA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY We are not very keen on European Union but 70 percent of our incoming tourism is from EU. This is a statement made by Davut Çetin, the More...

By Editor On Monday, November 21st, 2016

Pegasus Airlines of Turkey targets to reduce costs as tourism sector suffers

Turkish low-cost carrier (LCC) Pegasus Airlines is undertaking a major cost reduction program as it battles to offset the continuing effect of slumping inbound tourist traffic to the nation. The LCC is revisiting More...

By Editor On Monday, November 7th, 2016

Turkey’s flagship carrier Turkish Airlines suffers decrease in number of passengers

Turkey’s flagship carrier Turkish Airlines (THY) has put a total of 30 planes in its fleet into parking positions due to a decreasing number of passengers amid economic contractions and recent terror attacks, More...

By Editor On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016

Turkey suffers 33 percent decline in tourism revenues in third quarter 2016

Turkey’s tourism revenue decreased by 32.7 percent to $8.3 billion in the third quarter of 2016 compared to the same period of last year, amid a dramatic plunge in the number of foreign tourists visiting the More...

By Editor On Tuesday, October 18th, 2016

Number of tourists visiting Antalya decreases by 47 percent in first nine months

It is reported that the number of tourists visiting the Mediterranean resort of Antalya by air has decreased by 47 percent in the first nine months of 2016 compared to last year. This corresponds to 4.7 million, More...

By Editor On Wednesday, July 20th, 2016

5 Reasons to visit İzmir, one of the most beautiful destinations in Turkey

Izmir which is on the Aegean coast of Turkey, opposite Greek peninsula receives millions of visitors from all over the World as well as from other Turkish cities like Istanbul and Ankara, each year. We could name More...

By Editor On Friday, July 8th, 2016

Izmir.. The city of a magnificent history, blue sea, delicious cuisine and freedom

When someone refers to Turkey country, Istanbul is often the first name to recall simply because it is a mega town, one of the biggest in Europe and a former capital to some of the most powerful empires such as More...