In the current economic climate favourable exchange rates are making Turkey an attractive holiday destination. As people around Europe react to the financial crisis affordable holidays are increasingly important and Turkey offers many budget friendly options.
According to Turkish news provider hurriyet.com, Turkey's domestic tourism market is also in good health ahead of the Festival of Sacrifice, an important event in the Muslim calendar which takes place early next month.
Turkey's emergence as a destination for culture-seeking holidaymakers is set to continue over the next few years, with Istanbul named a European Capital of Culture for 2010.
Official figures recently revealed that the number of people visiting Turkey from Israel has increased by 10% in 2008.
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