Tag Archives: New Year in Turkey

New Year’s Eve in Turkey – Red is for Health

If you’ve lived here for more than a year you’ll likely have had at least one conversation with a Turkish friend or colleague about Christmas Day and New Year’s Eve in Turkey. Despite your best efforts at explaining that Christmas … Continue reading

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Christmas in Turkey – Deck the Halls & Eat Apple Jam

Living in a foreign country it’s usual to feel homesick sometimes, especially now when the end of the year is just around the corner. For many of us this is a time of celebration, to observe our beliefs and be … Continue reading

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