Traveling in Turkey


We spent 9 months in Turkey.  The Republic of Turkey is a transcontinental country in Eurasia. Whether you’re a beach bum, a mountain lover, a city person with a heart for chaos or an adventurer who dreams of wild camping and star-covered skies; Turkey is a country that will satisfy your wanderlust!

Capital: Istanbul

Currency: Turkish Lira (TRY)

Official language: Turkish

Main religion: Islam (98%)


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Cycling in Turkey: 3 great routes
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This article contains three great routes for anyone who wants explore Turkey by bicycle. Written by Eva Henderson     … Read More

Backpacking in Turkey on a budget – How much does it cost to travel in Turkey?
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In this article, we share how much it cost to visit Turkey on a budget! Backpacking in Turkey turned out … Read More

Backpacking in Turkey: 9 beautiful and unique places to visit in Turkey
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What are the best and most beautiful places in Turkey to visit? Here are 9 unique places that are worth … Read More

One year of hitchhiking – the good, the bad and the untold stories. Part 2: Turkey
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As you could read in the first part of our one year of hitchhiking story, we kind of speeded through Europe. … Read More

What happens when you overstay the Turkish visa
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It is in our nature to follow rules. We are so conditioned to the idea that by breaking them, we … Read More

25 photos that will trigger your wanderlust for Turkey
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I’ll be honest with you, until one year ago I didn’t really have Turkey in my top 10 bucket-list of … Read More

In the Footsteps of the Nomadic Tribes
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The Nomadic Walk is a unique cultural event and happens only once a year around the third week of April. … Read More

One market – many stories
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I had never realized how many stories a market can tell. I used to associate markets with my weekly shopping. Going … Read More

The miraculous pools of Pamukkale
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Cotton castle. Velvet white rocks. White paradise. Magically healing hot water springs. What a way to advertise Pamukkale! It sounds … Read More

Is Turkey dangerous? This is what we’ve learned so far!
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Turkey has been portrayed in a bad light lately by the media: people dying in bomb attacks, the war between … Read More