Galatasaray beats Juventus to qualify for last 16 in Champions League


Turkish side Galatasaray, the once UEFA Cup winner put an end to hopes of Juventus to qualify for top 16 in Champions League. The game originally scheduled for Tuesday evening had to be postponed for Wednesday by the referee due to heavy snow fall. So it really started on a Tuesday night and ended on a Wednesday afternoon sending Galatasaray to top More...

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By admin On Sunday, July 7th, 2013

Pros and cons of Istanbul, A “GIANT” World City

Istanbul is a magnificent city in its full meaning, offering an unparalleled history, culture, a round the clock life as well as extraordinary scenery that not much in the world would compare to. The city has been More...

By admin On Wednesday, July 3rd, 2013

A “NICE” website from a foreigner in Turkey: Turkish Travel Blog

Turkey is becoming more and more popular each and every day and many are moving into this “UNIQUE” country to carry on with their lives over here… Some (quite a few) get married to Turkish citizens in which More...

By admin On Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

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 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...