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Residential house Dervis Pasha - Mevli Tekke

Residential house Dervis Pasha - Mevli Tekke

The owner and planner of this two-story 19th century residential house was Dervis Pascha, the editor of the first Turkish daily newspaper in Cyprus.

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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

Unstrut river bike path - attractions along the way

18-06-2020

Unstrut river bike path - at…

Already in 2004, relatively long sections of the cycle path along the Unstrut ri...

Mountain Biking in Turkey

27-03-2016

Mountain Biking - new Trails…

Another, steadily growing popularity of using bicycles, is Mountain Biking in th...

Trip around Geiseltalsee - 26 kilometres of asphalt cycle path

12-04-2023

Trip around Geiseltalsee - 2…

We had already covered part of the way around the Geiseltalsee on foot, now we h...

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

Wünschendorf on the White Elster - in the middle of Vogtland

Wünschendorf on White Elster - in the middle of V…

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In the meantime we had completed our tour of the imposing, roofed and ancient wo...

The palace complex of Neuenburg near Freyburg on the Unstrut

Palace complex of Neuenburg near Freyburg on the U…

12-01-2021 | Hits:1721

The dark gray clouds on the way to Freyburg to Neuenburg Castle indicated snowfa...

Old St. Pauli-Elbtunnel and

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

01-04-2023 | Hits:468

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

The Karlsplatz Christmas Market - ART ADVENT 2019

The Karlsplatz Christmas Market - ART ADVENT 2019

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And we continued with regard to the visit of various Christmas markets in Vienna...

Albania - North Macedonia - Greece - Turkey - Cyprus

Along the Pindos Mountains to fascinating Meteora

Along the Pindos Mountains to fascinating Meteora

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In Greek mythology, in addition to Mount Olympus, the Pindos is known as the res...

Afytos - once a fisherman's village - today a tourist attraction

Afytos - once a fisherman's village - today touris…

24-05-2022 | Hits:5133

In search of a bakery, which offers the delicious Kourambie cakes all year ...

Valbona - mountain settlement in the valley of the same name

Valbona - mountain settlement in the valley of the…

11-11-2016 | Hits:4852

Indicated already during the first 100 meters of the ascent into the Valbona val...

Kastraki / Kalambaka - old city core at Meteora

Kastraki / Kalambaka - old city core at Meteora

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Our tours through the countryside at Meteora had led us into Kastraki / Kalambak...

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

About the history of Eger - today Cheb in the Czech Republic

About the history of Eger - today Cheb in Czech Re…

20-08-2017 | Hits:8003

The first written reference about the town of Cheb in 1061 was made in a documen...

Republic of Poljica for Omiš

On the road through the former Republic of Poljica…

19-09-2015 | Hits:8423

For traffic reasons Robi had chosen the route through the Valley of Poljica to O...

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on the Danube?

Intermediate stop in Belgrade - floating hotel on …

17-12-2016 | Hits:4578

After a few days of organizational office work in Germany, we supposed to go via...

Day trip to Vid - Roman trading post Narona

Day trip to Vid - Roman trading post Narona

29-09-2015 | Hits:7787

Once again we were on the road to follow some directions to places of interest. ...

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