For anyone considering a first time visit to Turkey, here are
some answers to frequently asked questions:
Are there any deserts in Turkey?
A No, Turkey is a very lush, green, fertile land. There are no
Are women supressed?
A No, women were allowed to vote in Turkey before the vote was
given to women in the UK!!!
Do women have to wear headscarves?
A No, they wear them if they want to, often to keep the sun off
their heads (or perhaps if they are having a bad hair day!)
Can we drink alcohol?
A Yes, and there is no irritating bell for last orders!
Is Turkey a strict Muslim country?
A Turkey is the ONLY secular country in the Moslem world. This
means that although 90% of its people follow the faith of Islam, all other
religions are recognized and may be practiced openly.
is often forgotten or overlooked that this region boasts a wealth of
artifacts from prominent times in the western worlds historical calendar.
Mount Ararat, where Noah landed the Ark, is in eastern Turkey. St
Nicholas' (Father Christmas) was a monk who sought refuge in a monastry at
Demre (2/3 hours drive from Hisaronu). The Virgin Marys last resting place
along with that of St John is located at Selcuk near Ephesus. And many,
What in general do Turkish people think of world events following
September 11 2001?
A Turkish people are generally a very peace loving race. They do
get rather passionate about some things though. Terrorism is one - which
they loathe in ANY form, from ANY source.
How do Turkey view the West?
A Turkey is allied to the west. It is an associate member of the
EEC and is working towards full membership. It is a full and active member
After my first visit to Turkey will I want to return and bring my family
A YES! YES! YES! and if you stay at Oludeniz Aparts Hotel you will
return again, and again and again
Babadağ Yolu, Ölüdeniz Fethiye - Turkey
Phone: +90 (252) 6166024
+90 507 5741636
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