Turkey is a nice country her capital is Ankara and the main
language is Turkish . Turkey’s location is in southeastern Europe
and southwestern Asia and its borders are Bulgaria ,Greece, Syria,
Iraq, Iran, Armenia, Georgia, Black Sea and Mediterranean Sea .
. People lived in Asian part of turkey called
Anatolia since 7,000 bc
. Romans took over Anatolia I the year 30bc
. In late 1200s new group gained power in
. In 1453 the Ottoman turks captured
. They renamed the city Istanbul and made it
their capital .
. After the war many turks were angry at the
ottoman government , which had lost lots of
the empire’s land .
A military leader called Mustafa Kamel formed
a separate government .
. In 1923 he founded a new country called
. The city of Ankara became the new capital .
. Kamel Mustafa became the first president of
. Kamel ruled with strong power .
. He soon took the name “ Attaturk “ which is
the “ father of the turks “ .
. In 1960 and 1980 the military took over
turkey’s government .
. In 1997 military forced the prime minister to
step down .
. Modern turkey has also faced along .
The major cities of turkey are Istanbul, Ankara,
Izmir, Bursa, Adana and Mersin
Turkey is a country that connects Asia and
Europe, includes variety of landforms . The
Asian part of the country is called Anatolia
while the European part is called Thrace of
Anatolia plateau , border by the korogly Pontic
and Taurus mountains , and the eastern
highlands . The periphery of the consists of the
northern black see region , and the fertile
crescent to the southeast .
The major bodies of water are Manavgatcayi,
manavgat water fall, lake tuz, akhurian river ,
lake bafa .
The major landforms in turkey are Ayasofia
mosque , sultanhmet Mosque , Topkapi palace ,
dalmabahce palace , Kariye museum .
In Turkey , men and woman wear in a modern
way . Some women wear head scarfs especially
in rural areas . Men wear regular clothes like
in Europe .
Music in turkey combine both European and
oriental cultures . You can hear it on the streets
and you can buy Turkish music around the
Holydays in Turkey are so fun you can go to
many places , visit museums and do out door
activities , I really recommended it .
I really like turkish pastries like bklaua and
knafe . Food in turkey is very wide and exotic .
In my country in my country we eat a lot of
food from the Turkish culture I like it very
When attaturk did the revelation in October a
new flag was adopted . It is a red flag with a
star and crescent , the star was the morning the
morning star as mentioned in the Holy Quran
and the crescent represents a symbol of Islam
and the red color is the color of the blood .
Turkey had this flag since 1936.
In turkey it was illegal to drink coffee jurying
the 16th and 17th centuries the low is still till
now but no one cares . Also in turkey it is
forbidding for a married woman women to
take a job also any one who is over 80 years
cant drive a plane or a ship.
The population in turkey lives in urban areas
it’s also very young : 69%of turkish population
is under 60 . The total population in turkey is
78million still increasing .
When u go to turkey you have to goto the
ottoman castles and places and when you go to
a restaurant you have to order sweets specially
Beklava you also have to visit the Bosfor.
First I didn’t like turkey but after I did the
research I loved it and I wish I can visit this
country tomorrow .