Yazidis

Indigenous Peoples The Yazidis are a mostly Kurmanji-speaking religious minority, indigenous to a region of northern Mesopotamia (northern Iraq, northern Syria and southeastern Turkey). Headlines boy-who-was-isil-captive-behind-movement-to-bring-bicycles-to-refugee-children Wikipedia Yazidis Planeta.com Iraq Syria Turkey

Turkeys

Photo Turkey = a large mainly domesticated game bird native to North America, having a bald head and (in the male) red wattles Videos Broth https://www.epicurious.com/recipes/food/views/turkey-bone-broth Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Turkey_(bird) Planeta.com Birds

Turkey

Map Turkey is bordered by eight countries: Bulgaria to the northwest; Greece to the west; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, Azerbaijan (the exclave of Nakhchivan) and Iran to the east; and Iraq and Syria to the southeast. The Mediterranean Sea and Cyprus are to the south; the Aegean Sea to the west; and the Black …

Gallipoli

Photo: Royston Rascals, Eceabat Gallipoli is a peninsula in northwestern Turkey, the site of the Gallipoli Campaign (sometimes called the Battle of Gallipoli) in World War I. Turkish: Gelibolu Yarımadası Greek: Χερσόνησσος της Καλλίπολης) Gallipoli is the Italian form of the Greek name “Καλλίπολις” (Kallípolis), meaning “Beautiful City,” the original name of the modern town …

Turkey Links

Turkey flag Links related to Turkey presented in somewhat random fashion: 2018 Elections https://www.bbc.com/news/amp/world-europe-44546035 Recommended Reading Turkey Habitat III News Coverage http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition/features/don-t-read-all-about-it-1.528592 http://www.hurriyetdailynews.com – https://twitter.com/HDNER http://www.haberdar.com – @Haberdar Facebook TurkeyTravelPlanner Twitter @DionNissenbaum @marklowen @CultHeritageTR @kvmgm @TCUNESCO @Turkey_Home @MahirZeynalov Parks General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks of Turkey – @VeyselEroglu List of national parks …

#EuroEco17 European Ecotourism Roadmap

The 4th European Ecotourism Conference took place in Safranbolu, Turkey. Hashtag: #EuroEco17 The conference will bring together a mix of 70 academic and businesses professionals. Karabük University Safranbolu Tourism Faculty (@krbkuni) hosts the conference with the partnership of Ministry of Forestry General Directorate of Nature Conservation and National Parks and the Municipality of Safranbolu. With a focus on …

Upgrade Your World during the International Year of Sustainable Tourism

Photo: Safranbolu My talk and Q&A at the European Ecotourism Conference was made via long distance video Monday, April 17. The talk – Upgrade Your World during the International year of Sustainable Tourism – asks where we stand in 2017 and what we have learned since the first European Ecotourism Conference in 2010. These are the working notes. …

Istanbul

Photo: Mariano Mantel, Galata Kulesi Istanbul, historically known as Constantinople and Byzantium, is the most populous city in Turkey and the country’s economic, cultural, and historic center. – Wikipedia Embedded Tweets Istanbul New Airport – changing the world of aviation https://t.co/DQWvKCCj7R — Turkish Airlines (@TurkishAirlines) October 27, 2018 Planeta.com Turkey Turkey Links Cities

Turkey Coup (2016)

Turkey flag 2016 news from Turkey Questions What are recommended sources of information? Embedded Tweets Follow our man in Istanbul, @DionNissenbaum https://t.co/TxyA19ZUTt — Byron Tau (@ByronTau) July 15, 2016 Turkey PM says coup attempt underway. Tanks at Istanbul airport. Troops closing bridges in city. Jets flying low over Ankara. More @WSJ — Dion Nissenbaum (@DionNissenbaum) …