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King Midas: Not Just a Greek Myth
Imagine our surprise to learn that King Midas, the mythological King whose touch turned everything to gold, actually lived in an ancient town not far from Ankara, the capital of Turkey.
Discover Bolu, Turkey, the place where hot springs, downhill skiing, mountain trekking, forests, and rustic Turkish living can be enjoyed.
Visiting Turkish Museums? You'll want to get the Turkish Museum Pass Card and save a lot of money! There's one for tourists, and another for Turkish citizens and legal residents!
A concise list of the major Turkish holidays...important to know when you are visiting Turkey!
Once There Was, Twice There Wasn't - A Review
Anyone wanting to truly understand Turkish culture would do well to read the book, "Once There Was, Twice There Wasn't" by Michael Shelton. Knowing the stories, jokes, and tragedies of a culture is one of the keys to understanding the language and learning how to build bridges to the people.
What is the capital of Turkey and where is it located? What is it like? Learn about Ankara and Turkish culture in the capital.
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