How could a foreign visitor enjoy Istanbul at its best?

What should a foreign visitor do in Istanbul to ensure he/she gets the most out of it during a short stay in this city? You are in Istanbul, one of the world’s most fascinating cities literally… You have a couple of days to spend in this fantastic environment bringing together the East and the West, the modern and authentic.. You are in such a giant More...

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By admin On Saturday, June 22nd, 2013

Çiya: An authentic Turkish food restaurant in Istanbul

Istanbul is certainly the right place to enjoy splendid food to include an amazing variety of typical Turkish dishes. Indeed, Turkish kitchen is worldwide famous for its wide selection. This is not to say one would More...

By admin On Thursday, June 20th, 2013

Serdar Öztop, “Top” Rock Guitarist of Turkey

Serdar OZTOP was born in Istanbul. He studied civil engineering and electronics in Bogazici University and received a masters degree in music in Istanbul Technical University Advanced Music Research Center (MIAM). All More...

By admin On Friday, June 7th, 2013

President GUL: “I will not allow a witch hunt over Twitter”

On June 2, Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdoğan had described TWITTER as a “menace,” following the heavy traffic that was witnessed on the micro-blogging site, during the Gezi Park protests. His exact words More...

By admin On Thursday, May 23rd, 2013

Fenerbahçe wins Turkish Cup for 2nd consecutive year after 2012

Turkish football club won their sixth Turkish Cup by beating Trabzonspor thanks to goal by its int’l striker Moussa Sow, on May 22nd. The Yellow Canaries were in desperate need of such a triumph after disappointments More...

By admin On Thursday, May 9th, 2013

Turkey and Australia to mark the centenary of Anzac Day in 2015

The battles of Gallipoli are some of the bloodiest clashes ever in the history of the world. As WW1 continued, soldiers of the Australian Imperial Force landed at Anzac Cove, marking the start of a bloody campaign, More...

By admin On Friday, May 3rd, 2013

Fenerbahce loses 3-1 against Benfica to miss European final

Following quite a successful performance in UEFA league in 2013, Turkish football team Fenerbahçe was knocked out of the UEFA Cup after a bitter 3-1 defeat against Benfica of Portugal, in a thrilling semifinal More...

By admin On Friday, April 26th, 2013

Aussies & New Zealanders gather at sunrise ceremony

98 years ago 8,700 Australians and 2,700 New Zealanders who formed ANZACS, Australian and New Zealand Army Corps landed at a “Bay” located in the Gallipoli Peninsula, The Anzac Bay to start a campaign against More...

By admin On Friday, April 26th, 2013

Fenerbahçe beats Benfica 1-0 on the way to Europa League final

Fenerbahçe, Istanbul side has taken a big step ahead of second leg in Lisbon after a 1-0 victory over undefeated Benfica at the Şükrü Saraçoğlu stadium in Istanbul. Fenerbahçe missed a penalty in the first More...

By admin On Tuesday, April 16th, 2013

Court sentences prominent Turkish pianist Say to 10-months jail

It is reported that an Istanbul court has sentenced world-renowned pianist Fazil Say to a “10-month suspended jail” term for blasphemy. Say was charged with insulting religious values of a part of the population More...