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Orhan Pamuk – One of Turkey’s most prominent novelists

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Orhan Pamuk is a Turkish novelist, screenwriter, academic and recipient of the 2006 Nobel Prize in Literature. He was born on 7 June 1952 in Istanbul, and educated at Robert College and Istanbul Technical University. After 3-year architecture education, he became a full-time writer, and graduated from Institute of Journalism at Istanbul University. Until ages 30, Pamuk lived with his mother and wrote his […]

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Follow us on Twitter !

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Unison Turkey is now on Twitter! Follow us for useful and interesting tips about Turkey and actual information about our tours. Moreover, follow us on Twitter and learn about numerous special offers ! twitter.com/unisonturkey

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Why do Turks buy the newspaper?

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According to the research, although Turkish people are not very keen in reading, numerous newspapers are sold everyday in Turkey. Turks buy the newspaper, but not only to read! Newspapers still come very handy but guess for what? : 1. Tablecloth 2. Swatter 3. Blocking chimney 4. Dresser cloth 5. Cleaning windows and glass (better than even detergent !) 6. […]

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Fire of Anatolia – The Legendary Dance Show

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The Fire of Anatolia (Anadolu Ateşi) is a worldwide known Turkish traditional dance group that was established in 1999. They synthesize hundreds of folkdance figures from different regions of Anatolia with a modern touch, accompanied by amazing light and sound performance. The group has performed in more than 85 countries all over the world and received appreciation on a large scale. The Fire […]

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