Turkey’s special location made it a target of many empires for ages like the ancient Hittites and the Ottomans. All these civilizations had left behind a rich and astonishing historical and archaeological heritage.
The country is extended over 780,580 sq. km and based on the United Nations latest estimation, Turkey has a current population of 79 million.
The capital of Turkey is Ankara. The currency is the Turkish Lira and the time is UTC+2