Turkey

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:44:00 Z
No IMF in Turkey’s future: Erdoğan
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will never have a role in the future of the Turkish economy, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan has said, also criticizing the main opposition party on the issue.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:12:22 Z
Euro parliament report calling for suspension of Turkey’s accession unacceptable: Foreign Ministry
Turkey’s Foreign Ministry has condemned a vote by the European Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee calling for the suspension of EU accession negotiations with Ankara.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:32:33 Z
Turkey sticks to S-400 deal despite US pressure
Turkey cannot accept the current criteria of a U.S. proposal for the procurement of the Patriot surface-to-air missile (SAM) system, a Turkish official has said, noting that Russia will deliver the first batch of the S-400 air defense systems to Turk...

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:04:00 Z
Turkey set to begin oil and gas drilling off Cyprus
Turkey is about to start offshore drilling with two vessels around the island of Cyprus, Turkish foreign minister said on Feb. 21.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:53:00 Z
ISIL on brink of defeat in Syria enclave
Remaining civilians are expected to be evacuated from ISIL’s final enclave in eastern Syria, the YPG said, clearing the way for them to wipe out the last vestige of jihadist rule that once straddled Syria and Iraq.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:13:00 Z
Top Euro rights court reject application concerning dam construction on Hasankeyf
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has dismissed an appeal against Turkey concerning the construction of the Ilısu dam in the southeastern Batman province’s archeological site of Hasankeyf.

Wed, 26 Sep 2018 10:36:00 Z
Sinkholes in central Turkey raise fears among locals
Three new sinkholes have been formed in the Central Anatolian province of Konya, raising fears among the locals. Click through for the story in photos...

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:55:34 Z
Turkish man declared ‘sane’ after killing girlfriend with sword
A Turkish man could be jailed for life after a team of medical experts found that he had criminal capacity when killing his girlfriend with a sword.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 06:24:20 Z
5.0-magnitude earthquake strikes Turkey's west
A 5.0-magnitude earthquake hit Turkey's west late Feb. 20, the disaster authority said.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:18:00 Z
Turkish rap artist Ezhel acquitted in second drug case
Popular Turkish rapper Sercan İpekçioğlu, better known by his stage name Ezhel, was acquitted by a court in Istanbul in the second case in which he was accused of encouraging drug use.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:34:00 Z
Turkey remembers deaths of Jewish refugees in Black Sea
Turkey on Feb. 21 commemorated a World War II attack in the Black Sea where 768 people died when a vessel carrying Jewish refugees was torpedoed.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:21:00 Z
Former CHP leader Baykal takes oath in parliament after 8 months
Former main opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP) leader Deniz Baykal, who has suffered from an illness and undergone medical treatment, took the parliamentary oath on Feb. 21, eight months after elections in June last year.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:24:00 Z
Three arrested over mine collapse in Turkey’s Milas
A court in the Aegean district of Milas on Feb. 20 ordered the arrest of the owner and two officials of a company in connection with a mine disaster which killed three workers and severely injured one.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:09:00 Z
Interior Minister Soylu defends police officer accused of groping female protester
Turkey’s Interior Minister Süleyman Soylu has defended a police officer who was caught on camera groping a female protester while detaining her, saying he would not allow anyone to “intimidate” the police officer.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:54:00 Z
Foreigners sell Turkish equities and government bonds
Non-resident investors sold $63 million worth of Turkish equities in the week ending Feb. 15, data from the Central Bank showed on Feb. 21.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:47:00 Z
Life in jail sought for Kavala, Alabora
An Istanbul prosecutor has sought life in prison for 16 suspects including philanthropist Osman Kavala and actor Mehmet Ali Alabora on charges of “attempting to overthrow the government,” state-run Anadolu Agency has reported.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:27:00 Z
‘Riskiest’ buildings to be determined in Turkey
Turkey’s Environment and Urbanization Minister Murat Kurum has issued a circular to all municipalities to determine the most risk-bearing buildings and report their findings to the ministry, in a bid to accelerate urban transformation works.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 11:29:00 Z
Istanbul hosts meeting, congress sector expo
An expo spotlighting the MICE (meetings, incentives, conferencing, exhibitions) sector started on Feb. 20 in Istanbul.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 12:18:00 Z
Turkish rap artist Ezhel acquitted in second drug case
Popular Turkish rapper Sercan İpekçioğlu, better known by his stage name Ezhel, was acquitted by a court in Istanbul in the second case in which he was accused of encouraging drug use.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:22:32 Z
‘Bullied’ student sends 25 peers to hospital by dripping glue in their water bottles
Twenty-five students have been hospitalized in the western Turkish province of Bursa after one of their peers dripped glue into their water bottles out of revenge for bullying.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 09:08:00 Z
Fenerbahçe, Galatasaray to seek Europa League next round in away games
Turkish clubs Fenerbahçe and Galatasaray aim to advance to the round of 16 when they play second leg games on Dec. 21 in the Europa League.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:52:40 Z
Ottoman artifact recovered by police
Ottoman artifact recovered by police

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:54:00 Z
Foreigners sell Turkish equities and government bonds
Non-resident investors sold $63 million worth of Turkish equities in the week ending Feb. 15, data from the Central Bank showed on Feb. 21.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:33:00 Z
Turkey's external assets hit $234 billion in 2018
Turkey’s assets abroad reached $234.2 billion at end-December, up 0.7 percent from the end of 2017, the Central Bank reported on Feb. 21.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:29:00 Z
Turkish government’s gross debt stands at $212 billion
Turkish central government’s gross debt stock stood at nearly 1.1 trillion Turkish liras (around $212 billion) as of Jan. 31, the Treasury and Finance Ministry announced on Feb. 20.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 13:45:00 Z
Turkcell’s net income rose 2 pct to 2 billion Turkish Liras in 2018
Turkey’s largest mobile operator Turkcell increased its net income by 2 percent to 2.02 billion Turkish Liras in 2018.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:52:00 Z
Turkish business body TÜSİAD elects new president
Simone Kaslowski was elected as the president of the Turkish Industry and Business Association (TÜSİAD) on Feb. 20.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:28:00 Z
Chocolatier Godiva to sell Asian-Pacific operations to MBK Partners
Godiva Chocolatier, the Belgian manufacturer of gourmet chocolates, has agreed to sell parts of its Asia-Pacific business to private equity firm MBK Partners, Godiva CEO Annie Young-Scrivner told Reuters on Feb 20.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:39:00 Z
Aid wars in Venezuela: Russian medicine arrives as Maduro blocks US aid
As tensions in Venezuela mount ahead of a Feb. 23 showdown over humanitarian aid, Russian state news agencies said on Feb. 20 that a Russian shipment of medicine and medical equipment had arrived in Venezuela.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:15:00 Z
Netanyahu makes deal with far-right party ahead of Israeli election
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu forged an election alliance with a far-right party on Feb. 20 as his strongest challengers formed an alliance too.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 10:20:00 Z
Trump bars US-born woman who joined ISIL from returning
President Donald Trump said on Feb. 20 he is barring a U.S.-born former ISIL propagandist from returning home, making the highly unusual case that she is not a U.S. citizen.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 14:27:00 Z
Britain urges Germany to ease curbs on arms sales to Saudi Arabia
Britain's top diplomat has urged Germany to relax its ban on arms sales to Saudi Arabia because they are affecting U.K. sales of weapons to - and by extension its influence with - the oil-rich kingdom.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 09:32:00 Z
Pink Floyd singer hits out at Branson's Venezuela aid concert
Pink Floyd singer Roger Waters hit out at Richard Branson on Feb. 18 over plans to hold a humanitarian aid concert to benefit Venezuelans suffering from shortages of food and medicines.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 08:09:00 Z
Japan government, Fukushima operator told to pay $4 mln over nuclear disaster
A Japanese court on Feb. 20 awarded nearly $4 million in fresh damages to scores of residents forced to flee their homes after the 2011 Fukushima nuclear meltdown.

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:31:00 Z
Ancient letters reveal Ottoman love story
Recently unveiled love letters sent by an Ottoman queen to her king shed light on the most famous love story of the era.

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:24:41 Z
Medieval medicine bottle unearthed in Harran
Archeologists have discovered a medieval earthenware bottle containing medicine in the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa’s archaeological site of Harran.

Thu, 21 Feb 2019 08:28:00 Z
Prominent Turkish historian Kemal Karpat dead in US at 96
Internationally acclaimed Turkish historian Kemal Karpat died on Feb. 20 in the United States aged 96, a Turkish official said.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:52:00 Z
Chloe Jasmine takes stage at Turkish designer’s fashion show in London
Former X Factor finalist singer and model Chloe Jasmine attended Turkish fashion designer Çiğdem Akın’s show “Obsidian” in London on Feb. 17.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 12:52:40 Z
Ottoman artifact recovered by police
Ottoman artifact recovered by police

Fri, 15 Feb 2019 10:29:00 Z
Turkish man manages to capture rare footage of ermine
An amateur photographer in the eastern Turkish province of Tunceli has managed to capture rare footage of an ermine.

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:26:00 Z
Turkish police seize 13th-century painting of Jesus
Turkish police have seized a 13th-century painting depicting the crucifixion of Jesus, security sources said on Feb. 19.

Mon, 18 Feb 2019 09:47:00 Z
Istanbul vets make city's stray animals feel at home
Istanbul officials are increasing efforts to ensure the good health of the street animals, and thereby of the residents who come into contact with them. Click through for the AFP story in photos...

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:22:32 Z
‘Bullied’ student sends 25 peers to hospital by dripping glue in their water bottles
Twenty-five students have been hospitalized in the western Turkish province of Bursa after one of their peers dripped glue into their water bottles out of revenge for bullying.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 09:29:00 Z
Istanbul mesmerizes under a blanket of fog
A thick blanket of fog has covered Istanbul. Click through for photos shot by news agencies early Feb. 19 in Turkey’s largest city...

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:55:34 Z
Turkish man declared ‘sane’ after killing girlfriend with sword
A Turkish man could be jailed for life after a team of medical experts found that he had criminal capacity when killing his girlfriend with a sword.

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 12:29:00 Z
Abandoned dog waiting for its owners for a year at bus stop
A dog which was abandoned by its owners about a year ago at a bus stop has been since waiting for them to come back.

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 08:15:00 Z
Turkish pianist sues his student’s mother over harassment
A renowned Turkish pianist has sued the mother of one of his students for harassing him.

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 11:54:00 Z
Bus driver fined for playing game on mobile phone while driving
A public bus driver in Turkey’s southern province of Adana has been fined and given penalty points for playing a game on his mobile phone while driving, İhlas News Agency has reported.

Fri, 04 Jan 2019 13:10:00 Z
9 facts about Turkish coffee that may surprise you
Dating back to the 15th century, Turkish coffee is more than a cup of beverage for the Turks. It is a symbol of friendship, a tool for fortune telling and an excuse for chit chatting. A cup of coffee is remembered for forty years, an old Turkish apot...

Thu, 03 Jan 2019 09:03:00 Z
16 astonishing UNESCO sites you probably didn’t know were in Turkey
Turkey has been the host to many ancient civilizations and empires for ages. Its heritage can be seen in its preserved sites, inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Some of them remain largely undiscovered, though. Click through for our list, p...

Sat, 29 Dec 2018 07:56:00 Z
Top 10 archaeological discoveries in 2018
Nearly 350 archaeological excavations were carried out in 2018 in Turkey. The Culture and Tourism Ministry allocated 26 million Turkish Liras for the excavations. Nearly 50 rescue excavations are still continuing in the country. Click through for thi...

Wed, 12 Dec 2018 10:22:45 Z
Top 10 new restaurants in Turkey for 2019
New restaurants have popped up in Turkey’s three largest cities ahead of the 2019 season. The Hürriyet jury, composed of professional gourmets, travelers and food enthusiast journalists, has selected the top 10 new restaurants. Click through for t...

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:55:00 Z
Top 10 soup restaurants in Turkey
Turkish cuisine is one of the richest in the world when it comes to soups. Most Turks prefer to begin their lunches and dinners with soup, which is why you can find an incredible variety and depth in this culinary area. Click through for the top 10 s...

Sat, 15 Dec 2018 07:31:00 Z
Top 11 artifacts in Turkey’s museums that you should see but probably missed
From Asia to Europe, Turkey has been the host to many ancient civilizations for thousands of years. With its affluent sources of ancient ruins, Turkey is in the forefront when it comes to historical artifacts. Some of them are not as well-known by to...

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:33:52 Z
Top 25 Turkish TV series, according to Forbes
Forbes magazine has announced the top 25 highest grossing Turkish TV series of the year. Click through for the full list...

Wed, 14 Nov 2018 10:00:00 Z
Best Turkish movies ranked by Hürriyet jury
Since its beginning in 1914 with Fuat Uzkınay’s proto-documentary titled “The Demolition of Ayastefanos Monument,” Turkish cinema has produced dozens of masterpieces in several genres. Hürriyet Sunday’s jury composed of prominent directors,...

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 14:30:04 Z
Top 5 weekend activities in Istanbul
Istanbul presents unique experiences for those who want to escape from the intense week day into the weekend in the world’s only intercontinental city. Click through for the top five suggestions from Hürriyet Travel:

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 08:55:00 Z
Top 10 soup restaurants in Turkey
Turkish cuisine is one of the richest in the world when it comes to soups. Most Turks prefer to begin their lunches and dinners with soup, which is why you can find an incredible variety and depth in this culinary area. Click through for the top 10 s...

Mon, 02 Jul 2018 14:33:52 Z
Top 25 Turkish TV series, according to Forbes
Forbes magazine has announced the top 25 highest grossing Turkish TV series of the year. Click through for the full list...

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 14:30:04 Z
Top 5 weekend activities in Istanbul
Istanbul presents unique experiences for those who want to escape from the intense week day into the weekend in the world’s only intercontinental city. Click through for the top five suggestions from Hürriyet Travel:

Wed, 24 Oct 2018 12:18:00 Z
Turkey’s intelligence agency opens digital museum of espionage
Turkey’s National Intelligence Organization (MİT) has opened an online museum dedicated to the history of espionage on its website. From Turkish intelligence reports on Lawrence of Arabia to curious gadgets for espionage, you can click through for...

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 09:54:00 Z
Turkey’s top taxpayers announced
Turkey’s Revenue Administration (GİB) has announced the country’s corporate tax champions and top individual taxpayers in 2017. Click through for the top 10 in both categories, according to the GİB’s statement on Nov. 2, 2018...

Tue, 09 Oct 2018 06:25:00 Z
Foreigners snap up Istanbul’s iconic waterfront mansions
They are among Istanbul’s most iconic sights -- magnificent waterside mansions strung out along the Bosphorus as the waters of the strait dividing Europe and Asia lap almost at their front doors. Click through for the AFP story in photos by Alamy.....

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 08:32:00 Z
Priceless 'Croesus Treasures' exhibited in Turkey's Uşak
The Croesus (Karun) Treasures with 432 pieces of priceless artifacts including two-time stolen winged seahorse brochure are displayed in Turkey's western Uşak province. Click through for the story in photos...

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:39:00 Z
Thousands have already booked their seats for popular Eastern Express
With the winter approaching, the demand for seats on the Eastern Express, a train service that links the capital Ankara with the eastern province of Kars, has surged again, as the number of tickets sold so far for the winter months reached 10,000. Cl...

Fri, 19 Jan 2018 11:39:00 Z
Thousands have already booked their seats for popular Eastern Express
With the winter approaching, the demand for seats on the Eastern Express, a train service that links the capital Ankara with the eastern province of Kars, has surged again, as the number of tickets sold so far for the winter months reached 10,000. Cl...

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 13:54:00 Z
World’s top 20 healthiest cities list has one Turkish town
Bursa in western Turkey has ranked five in the list of healthiest cities in the world by Numbeo, while three more Turkish cities have appeared in the top 100. Click through for the top 20 healthiest cities in photos...

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:49:00 Z
Top 10 museums in Istanbul, ranked by our jury
Being the capital of three empires, Istanbul hosts 82 different museums. The Hürriyet jury, composed of eminent historians, travelers and journalists, has picked the top 10 museums in Istanbul. Click through for the full list...

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 09:24:00 Z
Top 15 exciting places and activities in Turkey
For lovers of adrenaline sports and wildlife activities, Turkey presents a number of breathtaking options. Click through for the full list with a bonus in the end...

Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:46:00 Z
Top 10 street food venues in Turkey ranked by Hürriyet jury
Street food is one of the most delicious ways to get to know a country and its culture. Hürriyet’s Gastronomy Jury has ranked the best street food venues in Turkey. Click through for the best of the best...

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:19:00 Z
World’s weirdest museums list includes one Turkish venue
CNN Travel has ranked the world’s weirdest museums. The Avanos Hair Museum in Central Anatolia is the only Turkish venue ranked by CNN. Click through for the full list...

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 08:19:58 Z
Top 9 things to do in Istanbul’s Princes’ Islands
The Princes’ Islands in the Marmara Sea present a unique opportunity for a short escape from Istanbul. Our jury has picked nine awesome activities that you can do on the islands. Click through for the story in photos...

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:07:00 Z
Top 10 hamams in Turkey ranked by Hürriyet jury
Hamam, or Turkish bath, is one of the defining features of Turkish culture. A culture passed down over history, the baths, besides being a place to get pampered, is a spot for socializing and entertainment. Hürriyet’s jury have chosen the best tra...

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 09:24:00 Z
Top 15 exciting places and activities in Turkey
For lovers of adrenaline sports and wildlife activities, Turkey presents a number of breathtaking options. Click through for the full list with a bonus in the end...

Mon, 15 Oct 2018 14:49:00 Z
Top 10 museums in Istanbul, ranked by our jury
Being the capital of three empires, Istanbul hosts 82 different museums. The Hürriyet jury, composed of eminent historians, travelers and journalists, has picked the top 10 museums in Istanbul. Click through for the full list...

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 07:22:00 Z
Turkey’s most peaceful village: Ildırı
Hürriyet Travel has selected Ildırı in western Turkey as the country’s most peaceful village. Click through for the story in photos...

Sat, 03 Nov 2018 13:54:00 Z
World’s top 20 healthiest cities list has one Turkish town
Bursa in western Turkey has ranked five in the list of healthiest cities in the world by Numbeo, while three more Turkish cities have appeared in the top 100. Click through for the top 20 healthiest cities in photos...

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 10:19:00 Z
World’s weirdest museums list includes one Turkish venue
CNN Travel has ranked the world’s weirdest museums. The Avanos Hair Museum in Central Anatolia is the only Turkish venue ranked by CNN. Click through for the full list...

Fri, 05 Oct 2018 07:26:00 Z
'Meow Park' opens doors to stray cats in Turkey's south
The “Meow Park” on Turkey's Mediterranean coast has become a major draw for local stray cats, as it provides the felines with safe homes, along with ample food and space to play. Click through for the story in photos...

Fri, 21 Sep 2018 07:07:00 Z
Top 10 hamams in Turkey ranked by Hürriyet jury
Hamam, or Turkish bath, is one of the defining features of Turkish culture. A culture passed down over history, the baths, besides being a place to get pampered, is a spot for socializing and entertainment. Hürriyet’s jury have chosen the best tra...

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 08:19:58 Z
Top 9 things to do in Istanbul’s Princes’ Islands
The Princes’ Islands in the Marmara Sea present a unique opportunity for a short escape from Istanbul. Our jury has picked nine awesome activities that you can do on the islands. Click through for the story in photos...

Wed, 05 Sep 2018 13:26:00 Z
Top 10 waterfront restaurants in Turkey, selected by Hürriyet jury
Whether it is the gorgeous Bosphorus or the biblical River Euphrates, Turkey provides many options for those who would like to dine at a waterfront venue. Click through for the top 10 waterfront restaurants in Turkey selected by Hürriyet Travel’s ...

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 15:15:44 Z
2,200 year old ancient city Aigai waiting to be discovered
Only one percent of the ancient city of Aigai in the Yunuslar district of the western Turkish province of Manisa has been unearthed so far in the excavations that started back in 2004. Click through for the story in photos...

Mon, 03 Sep 2018 09:25:00 Z
Music and dance festivals in Turkey: A calendar for 2018-2019
Music and dance lovers can find something interesting for themselves this year, whether they like jazz or rock, latin or folk and whether they go to western or eastern Turkey... Click through for the 2018-2019 calendar for music and dance festivals ...

Fri, 24 Aug 2018 10:16:00 Z
Mount Nemrut mesmerizes South Korean bloggers
A group of South Korean bloggers along with Korean tourism company executives have visited Turkey’s majestic Mt. Nemrut, a UNESCO World Heritage site in the southeastern Adıyaman province.

Thu, 30 Aug 2018 10:42:00 Z
22 unique experiences in Turkey, from petting stray cats to oil wrestling
If you come to Turkey, you should not leave without experiencing at least some of its uniqueness. See, hear, feel, eat, travel, have fun and love in Turkish style. Click through our list of unique experiences that you can only have in Turkey...

Wed, 22 Aug 2018 10:11:00 Z
Mayor takes action against graffiti on walls of historical city for Christianity
The mayor of the western Turkish town of İznik, which is a key venue in the history of Christianity, has launched a campaign against those who paint the historic city walls with graffiti despite repeated warnings. Click through for the story in phot...

Wed, 29 Aug 2018 13:14:00 Z
Top 10 natural marvels in Turkey selected by Hürriyet’s jury
The Anatolian geography with its climate, unique location and biodiversity is home to several unique natural beauties. Lakes in the green valleys, mountain plains, unique rock formations, rivers, valleys and beaches… Hürriyet Travel has compiled t...

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:08:00 Z
Top 20 museums in Turkey
As a historic home to great civilizations like the Roman and Ottoman empires, Turkey has some of the world’s best museums. Click through for our top 20...

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 07:23:00 Z
Turkey’s top 50 female CEOs
Turkish business magazines Capital and Ekonomist have selected the “50 Powerful Female CEOs” of Turkey. Here is the full list announced at a ceremony in Istanbul on Sept. 5, 2018:

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 10:20:00 Z
Turkish doctors become social media influencers
A recent trend on social media in Turkey is the increasing influence of a group of good-looking Turkish doctors. Click through for the photo story by Hürriyet reporter Kübra Genç...

Wed, 03 Oct 2018 07:59:00 Z
Most popular Turkish pilot on social media changes job
Ebru Ünsal, who has been described as the most popular Turkish pilot on social media, has switched jobs. Click through for the story in photos...

Mon, 24 Sep 2018 09:23:00 Z
Istanbul’s Kadıköy hailed among ‘world’s coolest neighborhoods’
The district of Kadıköy on Istanbul’s Asian side has been hailed as one of the top 50 coolest neighborhoods in the world by Time Out magazine. Click through for the story in photos...

Sat, 15 Sep 2018 08:32:00 Z
Priceless 'Croesus Treasures' exhibited in Turkey's Uşak
The Croesus (Karun) Treasures with 432 pieces of priceless artifacts including two-time stolen winged seahorse brochure are displayed in Turkey's western Uşak province. Click through for the story in photos...

Sat, 22 Sep 2018 12:06:00 Z
Street lamp falls on unlucky passerby in Istanbul
A street lamp has fallen on the head of a passerby in Istanbul, injuring the man.

Mon, 20 Aug 2018 10:02:00 Z
Best restaurants in Istanbul, ranked by Turkey's Pearly Gastronomy Guide
The Hürriyet newspaper's jury of experts has created the "Pearly Gastronomy Guide" to rank Turkey's best restaurants. Click through for the top 20 restaurants in Istanbul, according to the 2018 guide...

Tue, 21 Aug 2018 14:48:00 Z
Top 10 boutique hotels in Turkey
Daily Hürriyet’s travel supplement, Seyahat, has listed the top 10 boutique hotels in Turkey. Click through for the story in photos...

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 08:46:00 Z
Top 29 must-try Turkish street foods
Turkey is frequently described as a paradise when it comes to cuisine. Along with that, it also has hidden treasures in its streets as well. Click through for the top 29 Turkish street foods from "wet" hamburger to roasted chestnut, selected by the g...

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:08:00 Z
Top 20 museums in Turkey
As a historic home to great civilizations like the Roman and Ottoman empires, Turkey has some of the world’s best museums. Click through for our top 20...

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 09:08:00 Z
Top 20 museums in Turkey
As a historic home to great civilizations like the Roman and Ottoman empires, Turkey has some of the world’s best museums. Click through for our top 20...

Thu, 20 Aug 2015 13:54:05 Z
Best souvenirs to buy from 30 places in Turkey
Best souvenirs to buy from 30 places in Turkey

Mon, 06 Aug 2018 09:43:00 Z
15 best hotels of Turkey in 2018, according to Tripadvisor
Tripadvisor’s annual list of best hotels has been published. Click through for the top 15 hotels in Turkey that won Travellers’ Choice 2018 awards with the votes of the website’s users.

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 09:08:00 Z
Top 9 places in Turkey for vacation in September
Those who have not been able to go on vacation over the summer or those who wish to extend their vacation can check Hürriyet Travel’s list for the best holiday destinations in Turkey in the month of September. Click through for the story in photos...

Sat, 14 Jul 2018 09:02:00 Z
Turkey's traditional Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling competition kicks off for 657th time
Turkey’s longest-running traditional sports event, Kırkpınar Oil Wrestling competition, has started in the northwestern province of Edirne. The annual event, which is organized for the 657th time this year, attracts thousands of people. Click thr...

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