Turkey borders 3 major seas - the Black Sea, the Aegean, the Mediterranean.
Turkey has the most valuable silk carpet in the world, in the Mevlana Museum in Konya with 144 knots per sq. cm. In the 13th century, Marco Polo wrote "The best and handsomest of rugs are woven here, and also silks of crimson and other rich colors".
Turkey is where Noah`s Ark landed - at Mount Agri (Ararat) in Eastern Turkey.