Ferries included here currently are from Turkey are to Greek Mediterranean islands such as Rhodes and Chios.
Turkey has a rich cultural history from Ottoman sultans with their luxurious palaces, Byzantine Christians with their cave churches, Hittite stone cities, the Romans in ancient cities such as Ephesus, and Muslim palaces across the country.
It is a very diverse country with much to offer other than the stereotypical view of kebabs, carpets and scam artists.
Istanbul has world famous locations such as the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace and Grand Bazaar but also much to find yourself hidden away in the streets.
In the South West of Turkey Pamukkale offers hot springs and white terraces of carbonate minerals left by flowing water. People have come to bathe in its pools for thousands of years and with World Heritage status the damage caused by previous tourist activity is being reversed.