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  1. 1. TURKEY IN BRIEF : Official Name : The Republic of Turkey (Türkiye Cumhuriyeti) Founder : Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK ( 1881-1938 ) Capital : ANKARA Population : 70 million Language : Turkish (uses Latin Alphabet) Currency : Turkish Lira (TL) Religion : Muslim (%96.6) Flag : Red background with a white crescent and star in the middle
  2. 2. Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK is the founder of Republic of Turkey. He abolished the Sultanate of Ottoman Empire and built new, modern Turkey in 1923. “Peace at home, peace in the world.”
  4. 4. • Turkey is a country which has got lands on 2 continentals. Therefore, Turkey is like a bridge between Europe and Asia. Bosphorus separates Asia from Europe. It is in Istanbul. • Turkey is a peninsula. Black Sea is in the north, Aegian Sea is in the west and Mediterranean Sea is in the south of Turkey. And it has got the Marmara Sea in the northwestern of Turkey.
  5. 5. CLIMATE 1 – Oceanic Climate : With warm, wet summers and cool to cold, wet winters. 2 – Mediterranean Climate : With hot, dry summers and mild to cool, wet winters. 3 – Continental Climate : With warm, dry summers and very cold and snowy winters.
  6. 6. FLORA : General flora types are as follows.
  7. 7. FLORA : In Turkey, approximately 10,000 plant species are grown. This plant species, approximately 3,000, are endemic to the Turkey(only grown in Turkey). Turkey, has got more endemic plant species than all of Europe.
  8. 8. FAUNA : There are almost 1279 animal species in Turkey. Some of these animals are endemic species. Cat of Van Rabbit of Ankara Dog of Kangal Angora goat (Angora rabbit) (Van is a city that is (This dog belongs to İn the east of Turkey. Sivas / Kangal. Sivas This cat is white and is a city that is in the middle one of its eye is blue, of Turkey. These dogs are the other one is green.) very very big.)
  9. 9. GEOLOGY OF TURKEY : There are so many mountains, lakes, rivers, plain in Turkey. The highest mountain: Ağrı Dağı (Mount Ararat) - 5137 meters The longest river : Kızılırmak ( Kızıl River) - 1355 km The biggest lake : Van Gölü ( Lake Van) – 3713 km² The biggest island : Gökçeada (Gökçe Island) - 817 km² Ağrı Dağı Van Gölü Kızılırmak
  10. 10. TOURISTIC AND HISTORICAL PLACES : Türkiye has got rich cultural heritage. Therefore there are so many historical places in Türkiye. Ephesus – Izmir Troya – Çanakkale Aspendos - Antalya Hagia Sophia – Istanbul Sumela Monastery - Trabzon
  11. 11. Capphadocia – Nevşehir Sunken Cistern - Istanbul Maiden’s Tower – Istanbul Süleymaniye Mosque – Istanbul
  12. 12. TOURISM : Turkey has a lot of attractions for tourists. Because Turkey is a paradise of the sun,sea,mountains and lakes. Beaches are the main attractions for tourists. Let’s see some views of tourist attractions in our country : Marmaris Bodrum Ölüdeniz Kuşadası
  13. 13. Pamukkale – Denizli Kartepe - Kocaeli Gölcük - Bolu Hasankeyf - Mardin
  14. 14. There are a lot of things to do in our country. What should you do when you visit Turkey?
  15. 15. Watch the Mevlevi Sema Ceremonies:
  16. 16. Take a boat cruise on the Bosphorus :
  17. 17. Go shopping in the Grand Bazaar :
  18. 18. Listen to folk music and watch folk dances :
  19. 19. Visit Topkapı Palace Museum in İstanbul
  20. 20. Buy : evil eye bead carpets and kilim jewellery pottery leather spices
  21. 21. Turkish food is also famous all over the world. These are top food of our country :
  22. 22. döner mantı lahmacun kebab simit
  23. 23. Turkish desserts : Baklava Turkish delight Güllaç Künefe
  24. 24. Also you should drink : tea Turkish coffee ayran
  25. 25. Our Town: KOCAELİ  Kocaeli is a province ofTurkey. It was built in 1320.  The province is located at the easternmost end of the Marmara Sea, especially on the Gulf of İzmit. Because of the size and natural conditions of the Bay of İzmit, the city is a giant natural harbour.There are lots of harbour facilities within Kocaeli, including the primary base of theTurkish Navy.  It has got 1.600.000 population. Kocaeli is one of the most important industrial cities ofTurkey.There are many factories in Kocaeli.  Kocaeli is located between 2 seas which names are Black Sea and Marmara Sea.  It is next to Istanbul. It is 1 hour far from Istanbul by car.  There are many things to do in Kocaeli.
  26. 26. Kartepe Ski Center Maşukiye Clock Tower Seka Park
  27. 27. The Darıca Bird Paradise and Theme Park Kocaeli Fair The Wonders Coast of Derince Kocaeli is also famous for its “Olympic Skating Hall”
  28. 28. Kocaeli has worldwide fame with its special local delicacy named as : “PİŞMANİYE”
  29. 29. KANDIRA : Kandıra is a town which is located north of Kocaeli, near the Black Sea. Kandıra has many villages. Our school is in a village, named Kırkarmut. People who live in Kandıra deal with agriculture. Kandıra has got many beaches. Many people come there from other cities (especially from Istanbul) in summer. Kandıra is famous with its yoghurt, turkey and cotton.
  30. 30. Kefken Kerpe Pink Rocks Seyrek
  31. 31. We hope you like our country. Maybe you come here and visit us one day 
  32. 32. Now let’s learn some Turkish words : Hello : MERHABA Goodbye : HOŞÇAKAL Welcome : HOŞGELDİNİZ How are you? : NASILSINIZ?