History and Heritage

History of Anatolia

History of Anatolia

The land of Anatolia has seen many civilizations, signs of which are spread all around, beginning from the earliest ages of humanity. Paleolithic times dating back approximately 500,000 years ago...
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Art and Architecture

Art and Architecture

Turkey is a land which has been the home of many civilizations since the beginning of history. It is difficult to find another land on earth in which one civilization leads to another.
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Mansions on the Water: The Yalis of Istanbul

Mansions on the Water: The Yalis of Istanbul

Yalis were rarely built for longevity. In Ottoman Turkey there was no hereditary aristocracy that bequeathed property from one generation to another, as was the custom in Europe.
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