Magazine Turquie

  • The history of Turkey ... broadly

    La Turquie

    Not easy to summarize the rich history of Turkey in a few lines ... however, it is always interesting to be aware of the major events that have marked the history of the country that we visit. To us then we dive deeper into the periods that excite us. Antiquity: The first human settlements in the Anatolian peninsula are among the oldest in the world. The Hittite Empire emerges XVIII century BC, they will be replaced by the Phrygians and the Cimmerians, Lydians, Lycians, before being occupied by the Greek around 1200 BC. The Achaemenid Persian Empire came to power in VI and Vth century [...]

  • Top 10 Cappadocia


    ride in Cappadocia, 10 essentials: 1 - The Goreme Valley: with its famous fairy chimneys and cave dwellings, is the valley who knows the most successful in Cappadocia. The scenic beauty is as strange unique. A group classified by Unesco. 2 - The rock museum of Goreme: protected by a national park, the Goreme valley also serves open air museum with its many rock churches and magnificent Byzantine frescoes. 3 - Uchisar: another site emblematic of the unique landscapes of Cappadocia, the city is dominated by a rock cave dwellings dug and a fortress, labyrinth underground! [...]

  • Mesudiye: everything to prepare your holidays

    La Turquie

    Mesudiye is a region of Turkey, which is an ideal destination for romantic holidays with family or friends. If you plan to get there, count an average stay of budget 500 € the week. If you have the money, you can choose the hotels and vacation rentals (apartments, houses, chalets). You can book for example in one of the hotels near the city center and the port of Datça.Dans case you prepare the best holiday in Mesudiye, you will have the opportunity to spend a cheap holiday. To do this, you should use a price comparator in order to benefit from the best offer possible. It is also recommended you [...]

  • Find a hotel in Izmir.


    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Izmir. Izmir (formerly Smyrna) is the third largest city in Turkey and the second largest port after Istanbul. It is a modern and vibrant city, offering an interesting patchwork of modern and traditional architecture. The town developed around a huge bay surrounded by mountains. In Izmir, there are many hotels for all tastes and budgets, however, most tourists only pass in Izmir to reach the resorts of the Turkish coast. In terms of infrastructure, we often have to choose between a huge complex unprepossessing but very complete in terms of equipment and a [...]

  • 10 sites to check before going to Istanbul

    City gigantic, eclectic, colorful, it's easy to get lost in Istanbul. To help you navigate and plan your stay, here is a selection of useful websites; the tourist office site Istanbul of course, the official website of Istanbul Public Transportation, and several blogs and sites of tourist information. Discover Istanbul 1. Turkey's tourist office Find the official website of the Turkish tourism office all the information essential to the success of your stay in Turkey: Where to stay? Where to eat ? Or out? Have to do ? Getting around maps and guides, good shots, weather, shopping, excursions [...]

  • Turkey practice, know

    La Turquie

    Identity Card: Capital Ankara People 75 million (2013) Constitution: Parliamentary Republic Language : Turkish, Arabic, Kurdish Religion: Islam Entry requirements: Visa : You do not need visa for a tourist stay of less than 90 days . Passport and identity card : A French identity card valid is sufficient to enter Turkish territory . Silver Currency : Turkish lira Currency rates : 1 euro = 2.35 TL Change You can find exchange offices in almost every city, they generally offer better rates than banks. In the places it should be possible to pay in Euros [...]

  • Find a hotel in Antalya.

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Antalya. Antalya is the largest city on the Mediterranean coast of Turkey, as well as the main tourist center. ancient city in remarkable architectural heritage, Antalya is a beautiful city that is certainly worth some attention. Even if the old stones of Antalya are far from the only reason that makes millions of tourists come every year in the Antalya region. No visitors here are attracted to stay all inclusive cheap, that offer the plethora resort hotel along the coast hundreds of kilometers. But back to the old town of Antalya, if you want to stay there, [...]

  • The history of Istanbul ... in outline

    Not easy to summarize the history of Istanbul in a few lines ... however, it is always interesting to be aware of the major events that have marked the history of the city that 'we are visiting. To us then we dive deeper into the periods that excite us. From ancient times to the fall of Constantinople: In the VIIth century BC Byzas a sailor came from Megara in Greece founded a small colony on the European side: Byzantium. Opposite on the Asian side, other inhabitants of Megara founded Chalcedon. The city is growing thanks to its exceptional location and in 342, Emperor Constantine [...]

  • Selection: 10 Cheap hotels in Istanbul

    The entire hotel classic range is represented in Istanbul, so hotel rates are generally low, the quality of services is often quite average.

  • Find a hotel in Bodrum.


    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Bodrum. Bodrum is a port on the southern Aegean coast of Turkey. popular destination Bodrum has many faces, both very popular resort, fishing port and marina, Bodrum can also be proud to own an old historic center of beautiful and ancient Greek sites remains. Bodrum is particularly popular with the Istanbul bourgeoisie and foreign tourists. It is sometimes called the Turkish St Tropez ', therefore accommodation is more expensive than in the rest of Turkey. In summer it is strongly to reserve hotel in advance. Which hotel at what price? The budget accommodation [...]

  • From club in Turkey

    La Turquie

    clubs and hotels stays in Turkey Turkey is easily grown to become unavoidable Mediterranean destinations, thanks to its climate, beaches, historic and natural sites, but even through the development of its resorts and hotels clubs, which host each year charter flights loaded with tourists eager litany of vacation, sun and relaxation. In the kind destination '' club '', Turkey arises here: we are not talking about Istanbul, or the amazing geology of Cappadocia, but the great resorts of the Turkish coast, where resorts n ' had no trouble grow. Turkey appears on all tour operators catalogs, which [...]

  • Istanbul by night. Good ideas

    Istanbul is not only a rich culture and history. Istanbul knows how his mysterious and opens its doors at night to a fascinating discovery of a city that sparkles. Istanbul, wants nightlife and offers a vibrant nightlife, as lively as the major European capitals like Berlin or Paris. To start your evening, go into town. A stroll actually worth. You will be fascinated by all these lights and you'll discover a different side of the city like Istanbul loved face changed to a more relaxed city. It is felt the faces of passersby. People seem to be prepared to experience the excitement of a vibrant [...]

  • Entrusting his holiday in a club to discover Turkey

    La Turquie

    Turkey is unique. The climate is Mediterranean with hot, dry summers and mild winters. Which is perfect for chilly people who can not stand the winter too. tourist sites to visit in Turkey are multiple and vacation clubs often offer group tours led by local guides. Tourists can admire the remains of the area marking its history. The blend of Eastern and Western culture is also interesting. Turkey's clubs meet recreational needs, but also lazy multidisciplinary activities. Thus, the holiday will be animated, relaxing, cultural, active and unforgettable with a friendly and festive atmosphere. [...]

  • Enjoy the holiday specials of Turkish clubs

    La Turquie

    Make savings by reducing holiday budgets possible. Clubs often have deals not to be missed. This applies to promotions and discounts by group of vacationers or families. There is a number of people to achieve and formulas are then offered. But they also depend on the clubs and there are different types of applications. To acquire a cheap vacation stay in Turkey, you have to take advantage of promotions. That is to say, the rally stays in dates specials. Then it is essential to compare the clubs that the budget is minimal. This while considering the vacation club. holidays in Turkey are offered [...]

  • Find a hotel in Turkey.

    La Turquie

    Accommodation and tourist season in Turkey. All the major cities and tourist places have 5 star hotels, many of them belong to international hotel chains such as Hilton, Sheraton, Ritz-Carlton, Conrad to name a few. During the summer it is better to book hotels in Turkey, especially in Istanbul, Antalya and Izmir, off season you can negotiate the price of your room. To find a cheap hotel in Turkey turn you towards pensions and hostels, official or not. You can get a double room from 20 euros and a dorm bed for around 10 euros. By increasing your budget accommodation you can find a comfortable [...]

  • Find a hotel in Istanbul.

    Accommodation and tourist seasons in Istanbul. Situated between the East and West, Istanbul is a European capital to accommodation or cheap but the quality of reception is patchy. Choose a good hotel before trying to find traveler testimonials to avoid unpleasant surprises. During the summer you need to book your hotel in Istanbul in advance, out of season you can negotiate the price of your room. To find a cheap hotel in Istanbul, turn to pensions and hostels, official or not. You can get a double room from 20 euros and a dorm bed for around 10 euros. By increasing your budget accommodation [...]