Pictures from Turkey

Last updated Mar 31, 2022 | Published on Jun 15, 1992Middle East and Africa, Photo Galleries, Turkey

This is a collection of Sandalsand’s pictures from Turkey. They are the result of trips to different parts of the country.

If you look up all articles from Turkey, you will also find world heritage sites and regular travelogues. Before anything else, start with these pictures from Turkey.

The coastal town of Alanya has a rich history and is today a popular tourist destination. This gallery has pictures from Alanya as well as from a trip to the famous site of Pamukkale.

Starting out in Istanbul this gallery also has pictures from a number of places on the Aegaen coast and the plateau of Anatolia.

Afterwards, find more photo galleries on Sandalsand

Fast facts

Learn about the country on Wikipedia. Here is a moderated excerpt:

Turkey is a transcontinental country located mainly on Anatolia in Western Asia, with a portion on the Balkans in Southeast Europe. It shares borders with Greece and Bulgaria to the northwest; the Black Sea to the north; Georgia to the northeast; Armenia, Azerbaijan, and Iran to the east; Iraq to the southeast; Syria and the Mediterranean Sea to the south; and the Aegean Sea to the west. Cyprus is located off the south coast. Turks form the vast majority of the nation’s population and Kurds are the largest minority. Ankara is Turkey’s capital, while Istanbul is its largest city and financial centre.

Turkey is a regional power and a newly industrialized country, with a geopolitically strategic location. Its economy, which is classified among the emerging and growth-leading economies, is the twentieth-largest in the world by nominal GDP, and also the eleventh-largest by PPP.

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