Long Island wild turkeys are protected by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYSDEC), which has banned wild turkey hunting on Long Island in order to bring the birds back to the area.
Artist Rachel Fairfax visited the abandoned city of Kayakoy, South West Turkey, in early 2013. Her paintings of this beautiful site can be seen in 'Gallipoli and Beyond', 27 August - 21 September 2013 at Stella Downer Fine Art.
4 Day Itinerary to Istanbul, Turkey | Istanbul is Turkey's most populous city as well as its cultural and financial hub. Located on both sides of the Bosphorus, the narrow strait between the Black Sea and the Marmara Sea, Istanbul bridges Asia and Europe both physically and culturally | HipTraveler:
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Its commercial and historical center lies on the European side and about a third of its population lives on the Asian side.The city is the administrative center of the Istanbul Metropolitan Municipality (coterminous with Istanbul Province), both hosting a population of around 14 million residents.[
Sagalassos fountain (Turkey, ca. 160-180 AD). Located roughly 110 km north of Antalya, the ruins of the city extend 2.5 km from west to east and 1.5 km from north to south. The excavations at Sagalassos are now among the largest archaeological projects in the Mediterranean. Sagalassos was a prosperous city for over 1000 years, from early Hellenistic times until it was struck by a devastating earthquake in the 7th century AD when the city was abandoned.