I've found this infographic this very morning while I was planning my trip to Turkey. It features 19 interesting and fun facts about the country. My favorite is the turkey bird one at the end :D #travel #turkey #infographic
T-T-T-TIGERS TIME!!!The tiger (Panthera tigris) is the largest cat species, reaching a total body length of up to 3.38 m (11.1 ft) over curves and weighing up to 388.7 kg (857 lb) in the wild. Its most recognisable feature is a pattern of dark vertical stripes on reddish-orange fur with a lighter underside. The species is classified in the genus Panthera with the lion, leopard, jaguar and snow leopard. Tigers are apex predators, primarily preying on ungulates such as deer and bovids. They…
Here are 17 facts about Turkey that will surprise you. One fact is that it has one of the best sea turtle nesting beaches in the Mediterranean. Read on to find out the other 16. For more info about Turkey visit @turkeyhome on Pinterest.
Turkey - Istanbul a world heritage. Facts about Turkey: Area: 779,452 sq km. Straddles two continents; 3% in Europe (Thrace), 97% in Asia (Anatolia). Also controls the Bosphorus Strait and the Dardanelles, vital sea links between the Black Sea and the Mediterranean. Its strategic position has made the area of prime importance throughout history.Population: 75,705,147. Capital: Ankara. Official language: Turkish. 45 languages.