"A richly historical land with some of the best cuisine you will ever taste, one of the world\u2019s greatest cities and scenery from white-sand beaches to soaring mountains. An Epic History When you set foot in T\u00fcrkiye. you are following in the wake of some remarkable historical figures. Ottoman sultans used to luxuriate in \u0130stanbul\u2019s Topkap\u0131 Palace, surrounded by fawning courtiers, harem members, eunuchs and riches from an empire stretching from Budapest to Baghdad. Centuries earlier, Byzantine."