SOME INFORMATIONS ABOUT TURKEY
1 - 3% of the total area of the European continent, Turkey is located at 97% of the Asian continent.
2 - Istanbul is the only megaport with two continental land.
3 - Turkey is the world leader in hazelnut production and export.
4 - There are over 82,000 mosques in Turkey.
5 - St. Antakya St. Peter's Church is considered one of the temples of Christianity.
6 - Hatay's 14-kilometer Samandağ beach is the second longest beach in the world after Rio.
7 - 7 Wonders of the Ancient World are located in two of them the borders of Turkey. (The Temple of Artemis and Halikarnas Mausoleum).
8 - Turkish delight is known old desserts.
9 - There are 12,000 plant species all over Europe. But there are 9,000 species in only Turkey.
10 - The population of Istanbul city is more than the population of 131 countries.
11 - In Turkey, 50.2% of the male population, while 49.8% are women.
12 - In Turkey, pork became sell after 2001.
13 - 13 works contained within the borders of Turkey is located in the UNESCO World Heritage List. (Historic Areas of Istanbul, Divriği Grand Mosque, Bogazkoy - Hittite Capital, Nemrut Mountain, Xanthos-Letoon, Safranbolu City, The ancient city of Troy, Edirne Selimiye Mosque, Catalhoyuk Neolithic City, Bergama Multilayered Cultural Landscape Area, Bursa and Cumalikizik village, Reprise National Park and Cappadocia, Hierapolis-Pamukkale).