Saturday, May 3, 2014

TÜRKÇE, widen my world

Turkish Airlines, Turkey's national flag carrier, was founded in Ankara in May 1933 with just 5 planes. On route back to Denmark, I am a guest on one of Turkey's 200 aircrafts.

A welcome-on-board -gift of lokum or Turkish Delight

Istanbul Atatürk Airport or İstanbul Atatürk Havalimanı;
named Europe's Best Airport in 40-50 million passenger per year category
at the 2013 Skytrax World Airport Awards.
This contiguous transcontinental country, located mostly on Anatolia in Western Asia, and on East Thrace in Southeastern Europe, has significant geostrategic

İyi Akşamlar! Good Evening! This is your captain speaking. Welcome to tantalising Turkey's modern delights, archaeological sites filled with ancient splendour, curious landscapes straight out of a storybook and picture-perfect coastlines frequented by the jet set . .  this is Turkey!