Artifacts from the ancient civilizations of Thrace, Persia, Macedonia, Rome and Byzantium, unearthed in northwestern Turkey, are a must-see for museumgoers in the area.
The findings are presented in three of Turkey's provinces in the Thrace region, namely Edirne, Kırklareli and Tekirdağ, all of which have hosted human civilization since ancient times.
The first-ever sea bus transportation between Turkey and Bulgaria was started Tuesday, as a ferry carried passengers from the Bulgarian city of Burgas to the northwestern Turkish province of Kırklareli, reports Daily Sabah.
Istanbul's Sea Bus Operators (IDO) initiated the services with an aim to boost tourism along Turkey's Black Sea coastline.
A firm's plan to extract sand from the sea off the village of Kıyıköy in the northwestern province of Kırklareli has been scrapped, following a report by daily Hürriyet which warned that the mining would cause a "natural disaster."
A historic Ottoman bazaar, called "Arasta" in Turkish, in the western province of Muğla has been attracting many people since its establishment hundreds of years ago.
Locals in the northwestern province of Kırklareli have not allowed municipal police to stop a living statue from performing his art. Passersby have supported the street artist's performance with loud applause, forcing the municipal office to leave the place of the incident without taking any action.
Turkish authorities have launched an investigation into the governor of the northwestern province of Kırklareli over reports of abduction and beating up a woman with whom he allegedly had a relationship for two years.
At least 34 undocumented migrants and refugees were held in the northwestern province of Kırklareli on Jan. 1 by the police, according to a security official, state-run Anadolu Agency has reported.
A prisoner convicted of robbery allegedly stole nearly 11,000 Turkish Liras from the safe of the prison in which he was serving his sentence in the Marmara province of Kırklareli before escaping on Dec. 14, Doğan News Agency has reported