turkey tourism

Turkish Tourism and Economy Struggle Due To Bombings, Russia Chill

By Nevzat Devranoglu and Ece Toksabay ANKARA, March 24 – Suicide bombings in Istanbul, a row with the Kremlin and hard times for the Russian middle class—all these factors spell trouble for Turkey’s tourist industry and its wider economy. Nowhere is the mood gloomier than among shopkeepers in Istanbul, Turkey’s cultural gem and scene last

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Turkish Tourism and Economy Struggle Due to Bombings, Russia Row

By Nevzat Devranoglu and Ece Toksabay ANKARA, March 23 – Suicide bombings in Istanbul, a row with the Kremlin and hard times for the Russian middle class – all these factors spell trouble for Turkey’s tourist industry and its wider economy. Nowhere is the mood gloomier than among shopkeepers in Istanbul, Turkey’s cultural gem and

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Explosion Rocks Popular Tourist District of Sultanahmet in Istanbul

By Ayla Jean Yackley ISTANBUL, Jan 12 – An explosion in the heart of Istanbul’s historic Sultanahmet tourist district killed at least ten people and wounded 15 on Tuesday and some local media reports said a suicide bomber may have been responsible. Several bodies lay on the ground in the Sultanahmet square, close to the

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