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, Doğan News Agency has reported. Some 12 rented Airbus A330-200 model planes were transferred to the southern resort province of Antalya and More...

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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...

Tourism sector in Turkey experiencing tough times
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...

By Editor On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Seferihisar, a cittaslow town 40 km south of Izmir for foreigners wishing to settle down in Turkey

Turkey has been among the few destinations for quite a while now to attract foreigners from European countries (not to forget Arab countries certainly) in search of a second home and sometimes a place for settlement More...

By Editor On Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

Hope for Turkish tourism to recover during the rest of the 2016 tourism season

Hope for Turkish tourism to recover during the rest of the 2016 tourism season Tourism has been a major source of revenue for Turkey for many years now. It goes without saying it has been a life saver for the budget More...

By Editor On Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

BBC interviews mayor of Fethiye about tourism and safety issues

Fethiye is one of the most attractive holiday destinations in Turkey and it goes without saying hundreds of British citizens are preferring Fethiye as their second home nowadays. On the other hand however Turkey More...

By Editor On Friday, May 27th, 2016

Turkish tourism revenues on the decline after burst of crisis with Russia

Tourism is among major revenue items for Turkey and has contributed much to the growth of economy of this country in recent years in particular. However the tourism industry in Turkey is going through a truly discouraging More...

By admin On Friday, May 29th, 2015

Tourism & Travel prove to be among most vital sectors in Turkey

A report prepared by the World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) says travel & tourism sectors generate 12 pct of Turkey’s GDP. WTTC has reported  that travel and tourism sectors generated, either directly More...