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Anatolian Civilizations Museum

There is a strong argument in favor of visiting this collection of exhibits before traveling anywhere else in Turkey. If you find yourself in Ankara and you're in any way interested in the history of Asia Minor you should make your way here. The museum is housed in a charming building, a restored covered market dating from the 15th Century and is easily accessible from the centre of town. more...

Ataturk Mausoleum (Anitkabir)

The mausoleum of Ataturk is a spare but beautiful structure that reflects harmony between Anatonian and modern architectural ideas. Besides, it houses a museum showcasing the belongings of Ataturk and, an exhibition of photographs related to the life of Ataturk and Turkey 's freedom struggle. more...

Blue Mosque

Dubbed the "Blue Mosque" by Europeans because of its beautiful interior tiles with flower and tree motifs manufactured at the end of the high period of the great Iznik workshops, this is the only mosque in the world with six minarets. Built by Ahmet I between 1609 and 1616, the architect was Sedefkar Mehmet Aga, one of Mimar Sinan's most prominent students. more...

Topkapi Palace

The Topkapi Palace served as a residence for sultans for nearly 300 years. The Palace is actually a huge complex of several courts and living quarters within each one. Gülhane Park is located on the slopes below Topkapi Palace extending to the seashore, and is popular among Istanbul residents for picnicking and open-air concerts. more...

Archaeological Museum of Izmir

This museum houses many fine sculptures and antiquities discovered in Izmir and other neighboring ancient cities. This place exhibits an impressive collection of ancient and Roman artifacts recovered from area excavations, including Bergama, Iasos, Bayrakli (Izmir's original settlement), and Izmir's Agora. more...

Saat Kulesi (Clock Tower)

This elegant monument which was constructed in 1901, decorates Konak Square and has become the symbol of the city of Izmir. more...

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