Turkish Holidays

Children’s Day Turkey | Facts About Children’s Day

On the 23rd of April every year Turkey celebrates, National Sovereignty and Children’s Day, Ulusal Egemenlik ve…

24th November Teachers Day | Teachers Day in Turkey

On the 24th of November every year is Teachers Day in Turkey. After the victory of War…

The 10th of November in Turkey, Commemorating Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

At 09:05 on the 10th of November in Turkey in 1938 Mustafa Kemal Atatürk died at the…

29th October Cumhuriyet Bayramı | Republic Day in Turkey

On the 29th of ever year Turkey celebrates Cumhuriyet Bayramı or Republic Day in Turkey.  This day…

Miraç Kandili | Kandili Nights Turkey

Known as ‘Miraç Kandili’ in Turkish, Lailat al-Mi’raj marks Prophet Mohammed’s night journey to heaven and is…

The Meaning of Kandil | The Five Holy Nights

Kandil or the Five Holy Nights are celebrated throughout Turkey each year.  The meaning of Kandil comes…

May 19th is Youth and Sports Day Turkey

The 19th of May every year marks Youth and Sports Day Turkey or Gençlik ve Spor Bayramı…

Seker Bayram (Sugar Holiday) | Ramazan Holiday

Today we went to the Town Centre to do a little shopping and the atmosphere was full…