Etiket Arşivi: anatolia


What about Horticulture experience in Turkey?

This spring in Turkey will be awesome again! What about taking a journey along Turkish history and culture through its horticulture, gardens and botany? If yes, we recommend you to check out the itinerary of the “Horticulture & Culture Tour of Turkey with Gursan Ergil” between 25 April and 11 May, 2014.



Istanbul, Edirne, Canakkale, Ayvalik, Ephesus, Kutahya and Bursa… This 17-day horticulture tour will take you through; Historical Parks & Gardens, Lectures, Private Landscapes, Arboretums, Nature walks for wild flowers, Organic Farms, Vineyards, Artist Studios, Botanic Gardens, Nurseries and Authentic Local Life while paying a visit to beautiful towns and cities along our way.

.. and our tour leader: Gursan Ergil

Gursan Ergil spent six years living in the United States and studying landscape design, history, and preservation at Harvard University’s Arnold Arboretum, where he later lectured on Islamic Gardens for two years. Ergil currently works as landscape curator at Prince’s Island Museum in Istanbul and he is the author of the book ‘Gardens of Princes Islands’.


Istanbul… Full of music in September

If you are planning to visit Istanbul in September, the city offers many art and culture choices, especially in music. We compile a short-list including different genres for you. Here are a few…

Velvet Villains Vestival 2013

50 Cent, Sky Blu of LMFAO, Ne-Yo, Inna, Akon, Far East Movement, and other surprise artists… All of them will come together for the first Urban Festival in the history of Istanbul! The festival will take place on August 30 and 31 in Kucukciftlik Park, Istanbul.







Rock’n Coke Istanbul 2013

Turkey’s biggest rock and electronic music festival will begin on September 6, in this year. Numerous local and foreign bands and artists will take the stage on 5 different concept stage. Here is the main bands’ list:

  • Arctic Monkeys
  • Jamiroquai
  • The Prodigy
  • Hurts
  • Duman
  • Editors
  • Within Temptation
  • maNga
  • Aylin Aslım
  • Büyük Ev Ablukada
  • Rebel Moves
  • And more…







Lana Del Rey

The woman of “Dark love story”, Lana Del Rey will come in Istanbul for a special concert on September 20. Wear “Blue Jeans”, and experience “Summertime Sadness”…













…and Final Countdown! The world famous hard rock band, Europe will rock Istanbul on September 28, 2013! The stage will be in Life Park, Sarıyer.


We are a member of TIES!

Unison Turkey is a member of The International Ecotourism Society now. At a glance, The International Ecotourism Society (TIES) is a non-profit association committed to promoting responsible tourism practices that benefit conservation and communities. Representing the voices of stakeholders from all corners of the world, TIES’ global network supports and is supported by members from over 90 countries, who are leading the vital efforts to make travel and tourism more sustainable (quotation from the official Facebook page of TIES)

For detailed information, news, and programs about the society, visit the website of TIES.


A wonderful experience in Turkey – May 2013

What do you think about a trip to Turkey in May 2013 full of art, music and culture? Let’s look, what can we do?

Firstly, Unison Turkey has a wonderful tour in May: Hidrellez Festival! Hidrellez is the traditional early spring festival, celebrating the awakening of the nature, every year throughout Anatolia. The festival is a very important day for Romanys and is celebrated all through the night with street parties! Hidrellez Festival with the tour leader Artemis Mourat operated by Unison Turkey will be between 2 and 6 May 2013!

Click for detailed information about the tour Hidrellez Festival with Artemis Mourat – 2-6 May 2013

How about some music and dance? Depeche Mode will take the stage at Kucukciftlik Open Air Park, Istanbul on 17 May! Also, Turkey’s best and award-winning philharmonic orchestra, Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra will be waiting for you on 9, 13 and 23 May 2013. Still another option may be the famous musical created by Queen and Elton John, We Will Rock You! The musical will be in Turkey for all fans of Queen between 3-12 May.

Click for detailed information about the shows of Depeche ModeBorusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra, We Will Rock You

And finally… Lend an ear to the call of the world’s third biggest football derby, Fenerbahce vs. Galatasaray! This two football teams are competing for the championship again, and node in the championship will be solved in this match in the second week of May 2013!

Click for detailed information about the match Fenerbahce vs. Galatasaray

Unison Turkey promises you a great month of May!


An Archaeological Paradise – Catalhoyuk, Turkey

Catalhoyuk is the largest and best-preserved Neolithic site found to date. In July 2012, it was inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Italian archeological journal Archeo, mentioned Turkey’s historical richness in the September issue. Besides the cover page and the main article, the journal focused on Turkey with the article of ‘Catalhoyuk’ and ‘Anatolia’. The journal including 16-page special section of information and pictures of Catalhoyuk, highlighted that historical artifacts in Catalhoyuk have exhibited in the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations in Ankara and Konya Museum.

More information about Catalhoyuk



Fire of Anatolia – The Legendary Dance Show

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 of Anatolia also has two Guinness records; the fastest dance performance with 241 steps per minute and the largest audience, 400.000 people in Eregli, Turkey.  For the programme of shows and venues, visit website of the Fire of Anatolia