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  1. Istanbul tantalizes with its mix of culturesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    For years, my graduate school buddy had extended an invitation: "Come, visit me in Istanbul," he said. "You'll like it."

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  2. Global Beats, Global Travels: a Q&a With DJ/Producer Jillionaire Of Major LazerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Forbes.com

    I am: writer, globetrotter, professor, culture-hound. Born and raised in New York City, with one foot fixed in the Caribbean, I have written about travel, the arts and identity politics for the New York Times, Los Angeles Times, Wall Street Journal and many more; I produce on-air segments about global music and culture for National Public Radio .

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  3. US, Turkey differ over how to fight Islamic State from Incirlik airbaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Times

    ISTANBUL Differences have emerged between Washington and Ankara over how to use a Turkish air base near the Syrian border in the fight against the Islamic State militants. Ankara's decision in recent days to open the Incirlik airbase to US jets was reportedly described as a game changer by one US official in the battle against the Islamic State group.

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  4. Europe's Waiting RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Slate Magazine

    The Lausanne Monument was erected in 1998 to commemorate the Turkish annexation of Edirne with a statue of a woman holding a treaty and a dove symbolizing peace. Each Friday, Roads & Kingdoms and Slate publish a new dispatch from around the globe.

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  5. Turkey, Air, Tours, 13 Nights, From $1,799Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 29 | Budget Travel

    Enjoy a two-week guided trip through Istanbul, Canakkale, Kusadasi, Pamukkale, Antalya, Konya, Cappadocia, and Ankara with this travel package to Turkey. The Real Deal Consider this the ultimate tour of Turkey -for less.

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  6. Erdogan in China amid tension over treatment of UighursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Al Jazeera

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has arrived in Beijing to hold talks with his Chinese counterpart and other senior officials amid increased tensions between the two countries over China's treatment of its Muslim Uighur minority. Erdogan, who is due to meet Xi Jinping later on Wednesday, has repeatedly accused China of systematic oppression against the Uighurs, who share close linguistic, cultural and religious ties with Turks.

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  7. Asian tourists taking cultural tours in Antalya, ecological tours in IspartaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Antalya and the nearby provinces of Isparta and Burdur are attracting growing numbers of Korean and other Asian tourists who are looking for a holiday full of culture and adventure With culture on offer in Antalya and outdoor activities available in Isparta and Burdur, tourists from East Asia are increasingly flocking to southern Turkey for holiday opportunities. Intrigued by natural and archeological artifacts, tourists from South Korea, Taiwan and China are taking part in activities such as collecting roses, cherries and berries in Burdur and Isparta, visiting YA rA1 4k tents and participating in village house tours.

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  8. Xavi joins Al Sadd camp in AustriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Peninsula

    Doha: Spanish midfielder Xavi Hernandez has joined up with the Al Sadd squad at their training camp in Austria to prepare for the new season. The Wolves are holding their training camp in the Austrian village of Kaprun for the fifth consecutive year, with the squad staying in the Torn Spa Hotel.

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  9. Daredevil holidaymaker snapped in one of the most dizzying selfies...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | Daily Mail

    The most crowded island on Earth: Tiny Caribbean islet measures less than 1 square kilometre... but is home to 1,200 people Perfect for a drink this summer... provided the rain holds off: From chic cocktails for under A 10 to a sky-high Cuban pop-up restaurant, these are the UK's best rooftop bars End of the world: No hotels or civilisation and sub-zero temperatures... but Antarctica is still the trip of a lifetime From THAT inflatable swan to giant floating pretzels and pizza slices you can recline on: This summer's coolest pool toys Fancy a weekend away in The Shire? Hobbit holiday home to open in Suffolk... as long as A 50,000 of funding can be raised 'They're foreign tourists.

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  10. Late holiday deals: Last minute bargain city breaks, cruises, long and short-haul sunshineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Mirror.co.uk

    Mirror Travel's Nigel Thompson brings you a guide to the best late deals and last minute holiday bargains from around the web Istanbul - 5nts B&B at the 4* Radisson Blu Hotel and Spa from 287pp inc flights from Manchester on Aug 4. 020 8705 0107. Prague - fly from Newcastle on Aug 7 for 3nts B&B at the 3* Hotel Globus.

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  11. Linden Library to present Marvels 2014: Around the World in Ten WeeksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Jersey Journal

    On Wednesday, Sept. 9, Joel Simpson will present Marvels 2014: Around the World in Ten Weeks, at the Linden Public Library.

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  12. The week's best travel deals from around the globeRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Washington Post

    Hotel-hop between New York City and the Hamptons with the Summer Split: LES to Montauk package. The four-night deal includes two weekend nights at the Ludlow, on the Lower East Side; two weekday nights at Crow's Nest in Montauk; breakfast; WiFi; and free bike and paddle board rentals in Montauk.

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  13. Over 6 mln people travel during Eid holiday in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    More than 6 million people traveled during the Eid holiday across Turkey, with around 5 million of them traveling by bus, 700,000 by air and 300,000 by rail, according to data compiled by Anadolu Agency. Mehmet Erdogan, the head of the Bus Companies' Federation , said around 5 million people traveled on July 15-21 across Turkey, adding around 400 million Turkish Liras worth of bus tickets were sold, as quoted by Anadolu Agency.

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  14. Attacks on Chinese escalate in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | Horizon

    Boys wave East Turkestan flags during a protest against China near the Chinese Consulate in Istanbul, July 5, 2015. named Happy China with sticks and stones in the center of Istanbul.

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  15. The unique houses of Cappadocia, carved out of soft, lava rock that also contain entire cities.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | The Countywide

    A June sun sets on the Turquoise Coast of the Mediterranean - a scene little changed from the time of Paul's journeys. Geraldine beside a stone in Perga with words inscribed that indicate St. Paul preached in a nearby Jewish temple, now in ruins.

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  16. Australia's secret prisonersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | Blue Mountains Gazette

    Plenty has been written about the 20,000 Australians who went to Gallipoli to fight in the First World War. But less well known are the stories of 67 Australian soldiers who were captured on August 8, 1915, becoming POWs in Turkey for more than three years.

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  17. Istanbul AtatA1 4rk Airport sees all-time high 24-hour flight trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Istanbul's Ataturk Airport saw all-time high flight traffic on July 21, with 1,389 airplanes taking off from or landing at the airport. The previous record ocurred on May 14 this year, with 1,375 landings and take-offs.

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  18. Turkey calls for Greece to make Aegean a 'sea of happiness' through closer economic tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Turkish companies are planning to invest in struggling neighbor Greece in the agricultural, manufacturing, tourism, construction and transportation sectors, as part of a joint program between the two countries. "We can turn the Aegean Sea into a sea of happiness by using tourism sites in the region together.

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  19. Turkey: Support for Uighurs Could Undercut Ties with ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | EurasiaNet

    While speaking to foreign ambassadors serving in Ankara during a Ramadan dinner on July 9, Turkish President Recep Tayyip ErdoAYan said, "Turkey stands by the Uyghur Turks in China just like it stands by all its brothers and kin." ErdoAYan added that during his visit to Beijing at the end of July he would bring up the situation of ethnic Muslim Uighurs living in the Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region with the president of China.

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  20. Greece late deals: Last minute bargain breaks for the islands, mainland and cruisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | Mirror.co.uk

    Mirror Travel's Nigel Thompson brings you a guide to the best late holiday deals and last minute bargains to be found in Greece Fly from Manchester on Jul 21 for 7nts r/o at the 2* Prive Suites Athanasia in Perissa from A 359pp inc transfers; Gatwick flight A 339pp . 0844 576 2386.

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