The Grand Bazaar, the Ottoman empire, Byzantium, the site of the biblical Garden of Eden, skiing, sandy beaches. Endless history. Whatever culture or taste appeals to you, Turkey promises to keep you fascinated .
I have been involved with the Turkish language and coming on holiday here to Istanbul for over ten years and I feel like I am just scratching the surface regarding what the country has to offer. But what about the language?
The Turkish language, with its Roman script, is the perfect key to open up the Middle East and even further flung eastern lands and languages. Yet, you do not meet many people, even independent travellers, who have committed to learning Turkish. Take it from an experienced speaker, Turkish is one of the most underrated languages to learn, here’s why I think so:
Check out more about the Turkish language at FI3M.com (Release Jan 2019)