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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

Tobias Woggon - Enduro All-Mountain Biker checking Trails

22-03-2016

Tobias Woggon - All-Mountain…

Our trail checking experiences in Alanya, in Oymapinar and at the Tahtali logica...

Main Cycle Path - from Albertshofen to Marktsteft

31-07-2023

Main Cycle Path - from Alber…

Wonderful early summer weather lures people outside, if possible into the green ...

CMT - Three days of cycling & hiking trips

11-12-2023

CMT - Three days of cycling …

Active holidays are booming, this will also become clear at Fahrrad- & Wande...

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

Cycling - Joining the Saale-Unstrut-Elster-Rad-Eight

Cycling - Joining the Saale-Unstrut-Elster-Rad-Eig…

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The Saale-Unstrut-Elster-Rad-Eight (Acht) is a 178 km long regional tourist cycl...

Forest swimming pool Okerteich - a gem on the outskirts

Forest swimming pool Okerteich - a gem on the outs…

01-11-2022 | Hits:856

During our hike around the center of Altenau (Altenauer Runde) we came across th...

Old St. Pauli-Elbtunnel and

Old St. Pauli-Elbtunnel and "Rote Flora"…

01-04-2023 | Hits:475

Our visit to Bremen was coming to an end, two further appointments in Hamburg ma...

Cathedral city of Naumburg – a Christmas dream in the snow

Cathedral city of Naumburg – a Christmas dream i…

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The romantically decorated old town of Naumburg, a small but nice Christmas mark...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

The seaside resort of Saranda - just a stone's throw to Corfu

The seaside resort of Saranda - just a stone's thr…

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Saranda is located on a small, not particularly protected and south open bay on ...

Litochoro on Olymp - starting point for mountain tours

Litochoro on Olymp - starting point for mountain t…

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Litochoro is a small town at the foot of Mount Olympus, about 7 km from the coas...

On the way to New Zealand - America later on?!

On the way to New Zealand - America later on?!

28-07-2016 | Hits:6247

Again there was an interesting meeting, this time with Suse and Axel from Munich...

Abdera - important trading center for Constantinople and Rome

Abdera - trading centre for Constantinople and Rom…

09-12-2023 | Hits:4282

For our way back to Turkey we had chosen Skopje in Macedonia and Thessalonica al...

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

The Diocletian's Aqueduct in Split

The Diocletian's Aqueduct in Split

18-10-2023 | Hits:476

During our visit to Diocletian's Palace in Split, Robert had already told us abo...

Narona - Roman colony and trading town on the Neretva

Narona - Roman colony and trading town on the Nere…

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Again and again you meet interesting people on the go, so there was now again an...

Rewa Fishermen - boatmen from the fishing village

Rewa Fishermen - boatmen from the fishing village

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The idyllic village Rewa is a Kashubian fishing village, which is first mentione...

Salona - capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia

Salona - capital of the Roman province of Dalmatia

11-10-2023 | Hits:446

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

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