Bergama (Turkey)

Type: City
Name: Bergama (Turkey)
Country: Turkey
Latitude: 39.130001
Longitude: 27.17
population: 57,229
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey moves to protect ancient sites from mass tourism

ISTANBUL - Anadolu AgencyTurkey has been keen to preserve its heritage amid recent examples of mass tourism damaging unique sites. ‘A balance must be achieved between attracting tourists keen to visit Turkey’sclassical heritage and protecting ancient ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Enjoy Turkey’s Ancient Aegean for your summer holiday

Located on Turkey’s Western coast, the Turkish Aegean region is a fantastic place to take a summer holiday. Offering ancient ruins and sites to visit, idyllic beaches and great weather, there is much here to keep tourists of all tastes occupied and entertained. ... [Published Places To Go For Luxury Holidays - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 05 2014 - Updated Jul 05 2014 - 1 reports

Turkey's double celebration

Two more sites have been added to Turkey’s long list of Unesco WorldHeritage sites.Turkey has reason to celebrate – two more places have been added to the existing 11 of its Unesco’s World Heritage sites. Bursa and Cumalıkızık – noted as “the birth place ... [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 05 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 2 reports

Turkish sites recognised by UNESCO World Heritage

Bursa and Cumalikizik, considered the birthplace of the Ottoman Empire, and the multi-layered cultural landscape of Izmir’s Pergamon have been added to UNESCO’s World Heritage List.The decision was made at the recent 38th World Heritage Committee meeting, ... [Published BreakingTravelNews - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

New jewels in World Heritage List crown

MANEESH BAKSHIFOR a while, Doha became the abode of conservationists from across the globe, who had gathered in the city to attend the 38th annual session of the Unesco's World Heritage Conference. The meet began on June 15 at the Qatar National Convention ... [Published Qatar Tribune - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 25 2014 - Updated Jun 25 2014 - 1 reports

Centuries-old historical sites open to visitors in İzmir

İZMİR - Doğan News Agencyİzmir is expected to host more local and foreign tourists this year due to the opening of historical sites in the province. Works on the ancient sites are being accelerated in order to finish them forthe summer season. Officials ... [Published Turkish Daily - Jun 25 2014]
First reported Jun 24 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 1 reports

UNESCO new world heritage sites

:49 To be included on the World Heritage List, sites must be of outstanding universal value and meet at least one out of ten selection criteria.The following cultural properties have been inscribed on the World Heritage ListBursa and Cumalikizik: the ... [Published TravelDailyNews.com - Jun 24 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 23 2014 - 1 reports

World Heritage List reaches 1000 sites with inscription of Okavango Delta in Botswana

Botswana’s Okavango Delta became the 1000 th site inscribed on the World Heritage List today. Okavango was inscribed as a natural site by the World Heritage Committee, which is meeting in Doha (Qatar) under the Chair of Sheikha Al Mayassa Bint Hamad Bin ... [Published Qatar is Booming - Jun 23 2014]

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Turkey moves to protect ancient sites from mass... [Published Turkish Daily - Jul 21 2014]
Enjoy Turkey’s Ancient Aegean for your summer h... [Published Places To Go For Luxury Holidays - Jul 11 2014]
Turkey's double celebration [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 05 2014]
Turkish sites recognised by UNESCO World Heritage [Published BreakingTravelNews - Jun 27 2014]
Bursa & Pergamon added to UNESCO World Heritage... [Published Travel and Tour World - Jun 27 2014]
New jewels in World Heritage List crown [Published Qatar Tribune - Jun 26 2014]
Centuries-old historical sites open to visitors... [Published Turkish Daily - Jun 25 2014]
UNESCO new world heritage sites [Published TravelDailyNews.com - Jun 24 2014]
World Heritage List reaches 1000 sites with ins... [Published Qatar is Booming - Jun 23 2014]
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