There are no native camels in Turkey, but there’s an annual camel wrestling festival.

The capital of Turkey, Istanbul, was the capital of three empires for 2,000 years: the Roman, Ottoman and Byzantine Empires.

Turkey is a transcontinental country, although most of its territory is in Asia. A small part of the country extends to Eastern Europe.

Turkey is in the Middle East, with a population of 82.6 million people. Its capital is Ankara, and their currency is Turkish Lira. The official language in Turkey is Turkish.

Fun activities to do

To download the flag and map:

  1. Click on the image
  2. Right-click and select Save Image As…

Also try making a postcard and it’s stamp! Try filling in your suitcase for the trip!