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Turkey Cinema

CULTURE: CINEMA Begun in 1914 with short films and war newsreels, the national production recorded a dozen films in the silent period and a hundred with sound up to 1950. The absolute ruler was Muhsin Ertuğrul (1892-1879), a man of the theater who limited himself to filming the own repertoire. Pioneer of the cinematographic language… Read More »

Turkey Early History

Settlement of the Turkish area Where Turkey is today, people probably settled as early as the 7th millennium BC. Chr. People. Various archaeological finds indicate this. It is believed that the city of Troy was once located in what is now northwestern Turkey. You may know this city from the legend about Odysseus, who overcame… Read More »

Turkey Overview

Official language Turkish Capital Ankara Form of government Parliamentary democracy Area 779 452 km² Residents 70,300,000 Currency Turkish lira Time zone UTC + 2 License plate TR Internet TLD .tr Telephone area code 0090 (Source: ALLCITYCODES) Geography Turkey stretches across two continents and has both a share in Europe (Eastern Thrace) and Asia (Anatolia on… Read More »

Antalya Attractions and Tourist

Attractions in Antalya Antalya has historic districts that arouse excitement and curiosity. Antalya also offers a variety of nature experiences, including waterfalls and pigeons. In addition, there are plenty of museums and other sights and attractions for those looking for a change from the sun and swimming. A selection of the most exciting sights and… Read More »