TURKEY A LAND WITH PLENTY OF NATURAL BEAUTIES
LOCATION OF TURKEY 26-45 East Longitudes 36-42 North Latitudes TURKEY
Turkey is a bridge between Asiaand Europe. So, it is on transportation ways .
It is surrounded by theMediterranean Sea, Aegean Sea, Sea of Marmara and the Black Sea.
Its neighbours are Greece, Bulgaria, Iran, Iraq, Syria, Armeniaand Georgia.
The flag of Turkeyconsists of a white crescent moon and a star on a red background. The flag is called Ay Yıldız (literally, moon star) or Alsancak (red banner) in Turkish.
Language in Turkey Turkishis the only official language throughout Turkey.
The Turkish alphabet has 8 vowels (A E I İ O Ö U Ü ) and 21 consonants. The letters Q,W and X do not exist in Turkish. Turkish Language
ATATÜRK Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, founder and first President of the Republic of Turkey.
DURING THE TURKISH WAR OF INDEPENDENCE From a costume ball
TURKISH CUISINE Turkish coffee Döner kebap Turkish Delight
Adana kebap şiş kebap
Simit Mantı: Turkish ravioli Dolma
TRADITIONAL DANCES Horon KaşıkOyunu
Zeybek Kılıç Kalkan
Mevlevi Sema Ceremony Whirling Derviches Sufi Dancing
PLACES TO SEE • Turkey has richculturalheritageandhistorical wealth. • Therearelots of placestosee. • Hereareonlysome of them: