About Bed & Breakfasts in Turkey
Bed & breakfast in Turkey may be found in cosy family hotels, small boutique guest houses, exotic villas at the seaside or in traditional old-style houses. The category may vary from very basic to super luxurious, but what unites them all is the invariable personalized service, which reaches some of its highest levels in Turkey. Bed and breakfast properties in this country are a perfect way to discover and immerse in the exotic atmosphere of ancient cities or a way to enjoy a relaxing holiday at the sea, or furthermore - explore the least known Asian part of Turkey. No matter where and what type of bed and breakfast they choose, guests will definitely enjoy a hearty welcome, comfortable room and home cooked, delicious local meals for breakfast.
Turkey occupies the most south-eastern areas of Europe and part of the south-west areas of Asia. This strategic location between two continents has played a major role in the formation of Turkey the way it is today. At present it occupies lands of ancient glory, once ruled by several empires such as the Hittites, the Roman, the Byzantine and the Ottoman Empire. They have left in heritage grand architecture and monuments, unique archaeological sites and religious temples, which impressively display the mix of Eastern and Western culture in one place. Some of the must-visit historic places in Turkey are Istanbul, Konya, Izmir, Efes, Bursa, Edirne, Urfa (Edesa). But it is not only the glorious past and remarkable ancient landmarks that attract millions of visitors to Turkey. Cities such as Istanbul, Ankara and Izmir impress with their enchanting mix of modern and traditional architecture, culture and way of life. This intriguing combination of old and new can actually be seen allover Turkey and is one of its most basic characteristics. Last but not least, Turkey is praised mainly for its enchanting sea resorts such as Kusadasi, Alanya, Antalya, Marmaris, Side.