Marilyn Jones has a spectacular first day in Turkey at a hotel that was once home to Ottoman royalty.
Join Marilyn Jones on a visit to one of the world's wonders, now a museum, but for centuries a church and then a mosque.
Marilyn Jones' visit to Turkey's Cappadoccia region starts with a meal at a place with historic significance.
Although it's often overshadowed by the Grand Bazaar, Marilyn shows us why Istanbul's Spice Bazaar is well worth a visit
An ancient Greek city, or its ruins, anyway, is for sale in Turkey.
A historic Swedish tradition turns out to be imported from Turkey by an exiled 18th-century king.
Celestyal makes a limited return to the Turkish metropolis...will others follow?
Wilbur takes us on another memorable train journey, this one starting in Istanbul, then on to Ankara, Erzurum, Batumi (bu bus), Yerevan and ending in Tbilisi
Turkish Airlines, which claims to serve the most destinations of any airline in the world has begun service to Phuket, Thailand, its 300th destination.
Wilbur's exotic train journeys continue, today with stops in Istanbul, Thessaloniki, Meteora (Kalambaka), Skopje, Niš, ending in Sofia. If you love train travel stories, you'll love this post.
Continuing a bad-news trend for Turkey, three more cruise lines have cancelled port calls, and those that haven't aren't going to Istanbul.
Two more cruise lines quit Turkish ports for next year as political and military concerns continue.
Cruise lines, which had already reduced stops in Turkey after earlier attacks in Istanbul and Ankara, have canceled many more port calls.
Delta is suspending its planned NYC to Istanbul service because of travel warning and dropping demand. It would have started next month.
The Grey Traveller visits Istanbul in time for New Years Eve, and for a daily round of delicious food and recommended restaurants.