Tag: turkey

Nov 21, 2016

This Is One of the Best Video Tours of Turkey You Will Ever See

This Is One of the Best Video Tours of Turkey You Will Ever See

“Watchtower of Turkey” is a timelapse short film by Leonardo Dalessandri shot over 20 days and 3,500 km travelled

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Sep 20, 2016

Turkish Engineers Build Full-Scale, Driveable BMW Transformer

Turkish Engineers Build Full-Scale, Driveable BMW Transformer

Autobots, roll out!

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May 2, 2016

2200-Year-Old Mosaic that Says “Be Cheerful, Live Your Life” Found in Turkey

2200-Year-Old  Mosaic that Says “Be Cheerful, Live Your Life” Found in Turkey

A rare ‘skeleton mosaic’ from 3rd century BC discovered in Turkey’s southern province of Hatay in the ancient Greek city of Antiocheia

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Jan 27, 2016

Artist Turns His Photos of Istanbul Into Inception-like Dreamscapes (12 Photos)

Artist Turns His Photos of Istanbul Into Inception-like Dreamscapes (12 Photos)

Aydın Büyüktaş takes photos of popular Istanbul locations and turns them into something like you’ve never seen

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Apr 20, 2015

This Machine Feeds Stray Animals in Exchange for Recycled Bottles

This Machine Feeds Stray Animals in Exchange for Recycled Bottles

With roughly 14 million inhabitants, Istanbul, Turkey is one of the world’s largest cities. Living amongst the city dwellers is a swelling number of stray cats and dogs, with an estimated population of 150,000. The issue of stray animals is a polarizing topic in Turkey where any attempts by the Government to address the…

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Nov 25, 2014

Stunning 2200-Year-Old Mosaics Discovered in Ancient Greek City

Stunning 2200-Year-Old Mosaics Discovered in Ancient Greek City

Three new mosaics were recently discovered in the ancient Greek city of Zeugma, which is located in the present-day province of Gaziantep in southern Turkey. The incredibly well-preserved mosaics date back to 2nd century BC. Zeugma was considered one of the most important centers of the Eastern Roman Empire and the ancient city has…

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Jun 24, 2014

Picture of the Day: Balloon Ride in Cappadocia

Picture of the Day: Balloon Ride in Cappadocia

Photograph by Joyce | gypsyjoyce.com In this amazing photograph by Gypsy Joyce, we see a number of travellers ascending for balloon rides in Cappadocia, Turkey. This was Joyce’s first ever hot air balloon experience and she captured it beautifully. The area is very popular for balloon rides and costs typically range between 90 –…

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