This brand new edition Insight Guide to Turkey features illuminating text written by expert, local writers alongside a wealth of inspiring full-colour photography, with this edition containing over 250 brand new-photographs, vividly bringing Turkey and its people to life at the turn of a page. The top attractions are highlighted to help you plan your trip priorities, including the unmissable solidified waterfallsA" of Pamukkale and the ancient city of Ephesus. Additionally, a brand new 'Editor's Choice' section features illustrated spreads revealing the author's take on quirky and interesting things to see and do during your trip. An in-depth 'Places' section covers the entire country, region by region, from the hustle and bustle of Istanbul to the idyllic beaches of the Mediterranean coast. All the principal sites are cross-referenced by number to the accompanying full-colour maps found throughout the guide, whilst additional maps inside the front and back covers enable instant orientation and easy navigation at a glance.
Colour-coded sections explore Turkey's intriguing history and also provide interesting features on everything from Anatolia's ancient arts, to modern Turks and their quest for identity. A comprehensive 'Travel Tips' section details transport, accommodation for all budgets, eating out, useful Turkish phrases, essential telephone numbers and much more practical information, to ensure your trip goes smoothly. The unique combination of insightful exploration alongside practical advice means that this guide truly is a pleasure to read before, during and after your visit.