Often simply known as Urfa in daily language, in ancient times Edessa, Sanliurfa is a city of about 500,000 inhabitants in ]]Southeastern Anatolia]], Turkey, and the capital of Şanlıurfa Province. It is a city with a predominant Kurdish and Turkmen population.
From the Sanliurfa Travel Guide
The man who works at Aslan is super nice. He's the best asset of the place. The WORST part, by far, is the OWNER. Sleazy businessman extraordinaire! DO NOT sign up for any of his tours. He totally ripped us off. We arranged to go to Harran and several sights around Harran for 100 L for the car. ... more
Kurban Bayram, Feast of the Sacrifice in Southeastern Turkey
November 12 Deronda, my American friend living in Istanbul, and I left early for our 8AM flight to ...
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