Turkey is a transcontinental country in Eurasia meaning it has landed in both Asia and Europe. Its land has been inhabited by many civilizations throughout the history and all of them left their cultural marks before they left making today’s Turkey one of the most culturally rich countries in Europe. This cultural value makes Turkey a popular tourism destination, just in the year, 2013 Turkey hosted nearly 38 million foreign tourists which meant $27.9 billion of revenue to the country’s struggling economy. But what other aspects of Turkey attract tourist, here are 10 reasons why you should visit Turkey:
1. It is Encircled by Seas
Turkey is surrounded by 3 different bodies of sea namely, Aegean Sea, Black Sea and the Mediterranean Sea at which you can find the most famous beach resorts in Europe. This makes Turkey a target destination for marine tourism.