Excursions to the Far East and Black Sea Coast Travel Guide
Plan Your Excursions to the Far East and Black Sea Coast Vacation
Eastern Turkey may not have the resorts, luxury hotels, and chic restaurants found in the more-visited parts of the country, but the rewards of travel here—impressive sites, both natural and man-made—are many.
With some notable exceptions, the hotels in the east are basic, with little in the way of the luxuries you might find along... read more
You won't find any fancy sit-down restaurants in this region, but eastern Turkey is the place for smaller eateries offering... read more
Things To Do in Excursions to the Far East and Black Sea Coast
Explore the best sights, entertainment, and shopping with our top choices and insider tips.
Explore the ruins of Ani: This ancient city was once the seat of a small Armenian kingdom. Float in Lake Van: As in... Read more
Historically, Armenians have been an integral part of the ethnic mix in Turkey's east, although today very few remain in the region. What... Read more
An estimated 20 million Kurds live in the mountainous region that covers parts of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey. Separated by ethnicity... Read more
Turks can be fiercely proud of the food in their region of the country, but even those from other places will easily admit that Gaziantep... Read more
Kâhta is the easiest place to base yourself for a trip to Mt. Nemrut, even though it's a two-hour drive. You're best off signing up... Read more
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