Turkey Part I - Messing about in the Med April 23rd 2008 Well as you know we made it through Turkish customs (just!) and we are in our last country before heading home to Australia with our 1500 photographs. Dont worry, we will be having a slide night when we get back so you can see all of them and nobody will have to miss out!
We crossed the border from Syria to Turkey near Antakya so this was our first stop in Turkey. We have really noticed the di ... read more
Middle East » Turkey » Mediterranean » Kas Modern Turkey was founded in 1923 from the Anatolian remnants of the defeated Ottoman Empire by national hero Mustafa KEMAL, who was later honored with the title Ataturk, or "Father of the Turks." Under his authoritarian leadership, the country adopt... ... read more