A visit to Bursa, the unforgettable Ottoman capital: Travel tips from locals

Bursa Turkey is one of the cities that left a mark in the soul of the Turkish writer and poet Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar. Bursa, in a way, is Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar himself. After moving the capital of the Ottoman Empire to Istanbul, his musings of Bursa as a city were linked to its push into … Read more

A visit to Bursa, the unforgettable Ottoman capital: Travel tips from locals

Bursa Turkey is one of the cities that left a mark in the soul of the Turkish writer and poet Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar. Bursa, in a way, is Ahmet Hamdi Tanpinar himself. After moving the capital of the Ottoman Empire to Istanbul, his musings of Bursa as a city were linked to its push into … Read more

Here comes the summer of travel and adventure. How is yours – if you dare

Hot air ballooning in Cappadocia, Turkey. Americans are looking for adventure this summer in places … [+] like Europe. GT If the adventure is mediocre – with apologies to Indiana Jones – it’s the summer of 2022. Neither Covid-19, nor inflation, nor war in Europe will stop Americans from making this bucket-list adventure trip. I … Read more

Here’s what to expect this summer

Gljúfrafoss Waterfall in southern Iceland. Iceland is one of the best destinations for this summer. … [+] According to Allianz Partners. GT Now that most of Europe’s Covid restrictions have been scrapped, what can travelers expect this summer? Right now, Europe is much more stable than it has been in two years, at least when … Read more

Travel in summer 2022 is expected to reach pre-pandemic levels, according to Turkish Airlines’ head of marketing

Ahmet Olmstur, Head of Marketing and Sales at Turkish Airlines. Turkish Airlines More Americans are planning an international trip this summer than at any time since 2019, according to the latest surveys. Slightly more than a third of American travelers say they are comfortable traveling abroad, according to a new survey by Morning Consult — … Read more