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Selimiye - Bedesten - Caravanserai

Selimiye - Bedesten - Caravanserai

The Selimiye Mosque is one of the most important mosques in Northern Cyprus, as almost all of the major Muslim festivals on the calendar are celebrated in it.

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Reflection: “Media and Freedom” conference in Izmir

Reflection: “M…

We were only too happy to accept the invitation of...

Nevfel Cumart - co-author and reviews

Nevfel Cumart - …

We, the entire Alaturka editorial team, are very p...

Max - the blackbird chick - Werner Koschan

Max - the blackb…

Whit Monday evening around 9:30 p.m., Night is slo...

Mausania at Lake Ohrid - author Michaela Sybertz on tour

Mausania at Lake…

A wonderful side effect of traveling by caravan or...

Johanniter – from the pilgrim hospital in Jerusalem to Rhodes

Johanniter – from …

Long before the First Crusade, merchants from Amal...

The Hospitallers - expansion and consequences to Europe

The Hospitallers - e…

In the first part of our article “The Hospitalle...

Reflection: “Media and Freedom” conference in Izmir

Reflection: “Media…

We were only too happy to accept the invitation of...

Water supply in the Roman Empire

Water supply in the …

The quality of execution in the Roman Empire is ab...

Saicur - a soundtrack against the absurd behavior

Saicur - a soundtrac…

SAICUR presents a soundtrack against the absurd be...

Strange Kind Of Women – visiting Meiningen

Strange Kind Of Wome…

Meiningen is located on the Werra in southern Thur...

Evening cabaret at the Rino campsite

Evening cabaret at t…

Some people are really spontaneous and willing to ...

Jon Davis – singer of Korn and fan of HR Giger

Jon Davis – singer…

Jonathan Howsmon Davis was one of the founders of ...

Spring awakening on the Ahr and Main

Spring awakening on …

Longer than ever before, is the almost convincing ...

Olive trees - cultural-historical examination of the olive tree

Olive trees - cultur…

During our return journey from Istanbul via the Da...

Blooming yellow gentian on the slopes of Walmendinger Horn

Blooming yellow gent…

Our hike up to the Walmendinger Horn was not only ...

Even the ancient Romans used the wood of the serviceberry!

Even the ancient Rom…

Right at the beginning of our project trip we met ...

Muskateller – a pleasure as a grape

Muskateller – a pl…

You probably don't necessarily have to be a wine d...

Dutch cuisine – fast food completely different!

Dutch cuisine – fa…

Hardly any national cuisine is free of influences ...

Swedish Kanelbullar – the slightly different cinnamon rolls

Swedish Kanelbullar …

In almost every international cuisine there are si...

Boza - an ancient, fermented soft drink

Boza - an ancient, f…

After our extensive and sweaty mountain hiking tou...

Bicycle-Travelling & E-Bike-Camping

Ruhr district cyclists and the BTurtle - lending in Duisburg

28-01-2019

Ruhr district cyclists and t…

As one of the first customers and users of a BTurtle in the Ruhr area, we had go...

Danube Cycle Path - Vienna Region is one of highlights

11-03-2019

Danube Cycle Path - Vienna R…

The Danube Cycle Path, which has been heavily frequented for several years, most...

B-Turtle: Travel Freedom with BT Voyage and e-bike camping

05-12-2019

BTurtle: Travel Freedom BT V…

We have had a number of occasions on using and reporting about the mini-caravan ...

Germany - Austria - Switzerland - Italy - Great Britain - France - Netherlands

Decorated and illuminated for Christmas - Schönbrunn Palace

Decorated and illuminated for Christmas - Schönbr…

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Those who drive through the city center of Vienna these days will encounter asto...

Marktheidenfeld - founding place of BUND

Marktheidenfeld - founding place of BUND

23-03-2023 | Hits:529

Two appointments prompted us to travel to Marktheidenfeld, the town where the Ge...

From Camping Neue Donau to the Prater - hiking the way!

From Camping Neue Donau to the Prater - hiking the…

04-08-2017 | Hits:7772

Many travelers may think it is too far hiking into the inner city of Vienna from...

A visit to well-known St. Lamberti Church in Oldenburg

A visit to well-known St. Lamberti Church in Olden…

09-03-2016 | Hits:5671

To the northwest of the Castle, in the center of Oldenburg, the architecturally ...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Vistonida lake - wetland biotope and bird paradise on Via Egnatia

Vistonida lake - biotope & bird paradise on Vi…

21-12-2016 | Hits:4304

We were on our way to Turkey when the really sunny weather caused us to leave th...

Household Insurance in Turkey

Household Insurance in Turkey for new Settlers

12-01-2021 | Hits:4672

It doesn't matter if you are the owner of a villa or flat or whether you just ha...

Rapsani: wine-growing region on the slopes of Mount Olympus

Rapsani: wine-growing region of Mount Olympus

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Shortly after leaving the motorway towards Larissa / Athens, you will find a sig...

Agkistro - More facts about the fortress of Roupel

Agkistro - More facts about the fortress of Roupel

11-03-2017 | Hits:4213

Fort Roupel is an old fortress on the northern border of Central Macedonia, clos...

Serbia - Hungary - Czech Republic - Slovenia - Croatia - Poland

Balaton - Lake Balcsi - more than an intermediate destination

Balaton - Lake Balcsi - not just an intermediate d…

14-03-2018 | Hits:7007

Lake Balaton is located in western Hungary as it is the largest inland lake in E...

Sinkholes - Red and Blue Lake next to Imotski

Sinkholes - Red and Blue Lake next to Imotski

27-09-2015 | Hits:9402

As an extremely interesting day trip destination Željka from Camp Galep had rec...

Walk across the Margareten Island of Budapest

Walk across the Margareten Island of Budapest

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Our tour through Budapest also brought us to Margareten Island, the famous Danub...

Salona - capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia

Salona - capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia

11-10-2023 | Hits:447

Our time at the Klis fortress was so long that we decided to drive to the ruined...

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