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  1. VisitandCare.com Reports Highest Rate of Middle Easterners Traveling to Turkey for Cosmetic DentistryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Through the years, Turkey has redefined cosmetic dentistry with its exclusive blend of innovation and dental expertise - a refined definition that is unique to Middle Eastern patients. As a result, VisitandCare.com is now reporting its highest rate of Middle Easterners traveling to Turkey for dental treatments.

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  2. New European Bucket List: 10 must-visit spotsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | Canada Online Explorer

    Forget the Eiffel Tower! Forget the Colosseum! We've teamed with Topdeck Travel -- providing group tours for travellers age 18 to 30 -- to share the new European bucket list. These 10 places and experiences offer fresh adventure and unique experiences for younger travellers or anyone looking for a new European vacation.

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  3. Istanbul's landmark Hagia Sophia at sunset, with theRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Newsday

    I first visited Istanbul in the 1970s. Some of my most vivid memories of that trip are of the colorful locals.

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  4. Malaysian tourist critically hurt in hot air balloon crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian is in critical condition while four others have been injured following a hot air balloon crash over the Unesco World Heritage Site of Cappadocia in the Central Anatolia region of Turkey. "One Malaysian is in critical condition while the other four suffered injuries although we cannot confirm how serious they are.

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  5. Turkey unveils new high speed train to AnatoliaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 17 | West Australian

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday inaugurated a high speed train link from Istanbul to the Anatolian city of Konya that cuts journey times by nearly nine hours, the latest in a string of hugely ambitious infrastructure projects under his rule. The president himself opened the line at a ceremony in Konya, 460 kilometres southeast of Istanbul, and declared travel on it would be free for the next week.

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  6. Turkey unveils new high speed train to Anatolia : December 17, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Daily Times

    ISTANBUL Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday inaugurated a high speed train link from Istanbul to the Anatolian city of Konya that cuts journey times by nearly nine hours, the latest in a string of hugely ambitious infrastructure projects under his rule. The president himself opened the line at a ceremony in Konya, 460 kilometres southeast of Istanbul, and declared travel on it would be free for the next week.

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  7. Five M'sians injured in hot air balloonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Daily Express

    PETALING JAYA: A Malaysian is reportedly in critical condition following a hot air balloon crash over the Unesco World Heritage Site of Cappadocia in the Central Anatolia Region of Turkey. The Malaysian Embassy in Ankara said all together five Malaysians were injured in the crash, which claimed the life of a Chinese national.

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  8. Istanbul-Konya high-speed railway commissioned in TurkeyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Trend

    Baku, Azerbaijan, Dec.17 By Rufiz Hafizoglu Trend: Istanbul-Konya high-speed railway has been commissioned in Turkey, TRT Haber TV channel reported on Dec.17. The opening ceremony of the high-speed railway with the length of 715 kilometers was attended by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan and other officials of the country.

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  9. Damn the Dardanelles: The 100th Anniversary TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 17, 2014 - HISTORICAL TRIPS PRESENTS THE GALLIPOLI CAMPAIGN One hundred years after one of the most controversial campaigns of the Great War, pre-eminent First World War historian Professor Gary Sheffield* offers fresh insight into The Gallipoli Campaign 1722 713820 for further information and to book Ends Notes to Editors:Historical Trips brings the past to life. Planned and led by expert historians, these journeys take discerning travellers to the very spots where history was made: from the site where the Magna Carta was sealed where Catherine de Medici plotted and intrigued.

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  10. This is what happens when a bot writes an article about journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | The Washington Post

    Web journalists, the end is near: No longer does the Internet need our aggregations or our think pieces or our hastily penned "hot takes." Instead, some enterprising soul has invented a content-generating algorithm as tireless and eternal as the Internet's thirst for new material.

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  11. Pope's visit to Turkey fuels hopes for rise in faith tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The Red Basilica in the Aegean city of A zmir is one of the most visited spots by faith tourists, according to Tourism Ministry figures. AA photo Turkey has been unable to exploit its full faith tourism potential and the number of faith tourists visiting Turkey last year hit a 10-year low, according to the latest report by the Association of Turkish Travel Agencies .

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  12. All depends on Cyprus for East Med gas: PapantoniouRead the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | TurkishPress.com

    All energy questions in the Eastern Mediterranean will be addressed when the Cyprus question is resolved, said Greece's former finance and economy minister on Thursday. Speaking to The Anadolu Agency in Istanbul, Yiannos Papantoniou said the energy question in the Eastern Mediterranean is the strongest motivation to speed up the political solution of the 60-year-long Cyprus question.

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  13. Turkey's changemakers: 'Architecture is for All'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Sabanc Foundation Turkey's Changemakers Program continues in its 6th season to share the unique stories of extraordinary people who contribute to social development. The fourth Changemaker of the 6th season is Architecture for All Association.

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  14. Pamukkale most visited site this yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    Denizli's ancient Pamukkale-Hierapolis site was the most visited place in Turkey in 2014, followed by the ancient city of Ephesus and the GA reme Open Air Museum, according to TAoeRSAB President BaAYaran Ulusoy Pamukkale, which attracted a total of 2.18 million visitors in the first 11 months of this year, is the most visited tourist site in Turkey, followed by Ephesus and GA reme Open Air Museum. AA Photo The travertine falls of Pamukkale, together with the adjacent ancient city of Hierapolis, drew the most visitors in Turkey this year, the Turkish Travel Agencies Union has said, pointing to the site's international promotional work, experienced staff and modern entrance systems as a reason for the success.

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  15. Top Ten - Turkey vs SpainRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Sunday Herald

    Spain pioneered package holidays for sun-starved Scots. However, as low-cost and charter airlines spread their wings east, Turkey too became a firm favourite.

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  16. A conversation with Salih MuslimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2011 | Turkish Daily News

    The fight against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant is unifying not only Baghdad and Arbil, but also the Kurds in Iraq and Syria, thereby creating a completely new Kurdish reality in the region. At such a critical time, I had the chance to have a conversation with the co-president of the Democratic Union Party , Salih Muslim.

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  17. Turkish Actress Attacked For Interpreting For PopeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Groong

    TURKISH ACTRESS ATTACKED FOR INTERPRETING FOR POPE Al-Arabiya, UAE Dec 11 2014 AFP, Istanbul Thursday, 11 December 2014 A leading Turkish actress said she has been subjected to a welter of insults on social media since her acting as a translator for Pope Francis during his visit to Turkey in November. Serra Yilmaz said she was "accused of being a Christian" by Islamist trolls, who were angry at the renowned actress agreeing to interpret for Francis.

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  18. Turkish Actress 'Accused Of Being A Christian' After Translating Pope VisitRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | Groong

    TURKISH ACTRESS 'ACCUSED OF BEING A CHRISTIAN' AFTER TRANSLATING POPE VISIT Middle East Eye Dec 11 2014 The actress has previously provoked controversy for saying headscarf-wearing women looked like 'monsters' A leading Turkish actress said on Thursday she has been subjected to a welter of insults on social media since having acted as a translator for Pope Francis during his visit to Turkey in November. Serra Yilmaz said she was "accused of being a Christian" by trolls in Turkey, who were angry at the renowned actress agreeing to interpret for Francis.

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  19. Turkey a favourite tourist destination for QatarisRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Peninsula

    DOHA: Turkey remains one of the most favourite tourist destinations for Qataris and other GCC citizens. More than 27,000 Qataris visited the country during the first 10 months of this year, according to figures released by the Turkish Culture and Tourism Office in Dubai. 6 comments

  20. Emily Blunt shows off her sensational post-baby body in a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | Daily Mail

    'People with big butts don't work fast': What manager of trendy Manhattan cafA claims he was told by owner after he hired a black waitress Emily Blunt shows off her sensational post-baby body in a see-through lace dress... after receiving Golden Globes nomination She's just been nominated for a Golden Globe Award and Emily Blunt capped off a successful day on Thursday with a dazzling display at the 11th Annual Dubai International Film Festival. The 31-year-old actress - who was nominated for Best Actress in a Comedy or Musical for Into The Woods - wowed in a lace, full-length lace gown at the IWC Filmmakers award which was held at the Madinat Jumeriah Complex.

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