Officially the Republic of Turkey, is a contiguous transcontinental country, located mostly on Anatolia in Western Asia and on East Thrace in Southeastern Europe.
Tourism in Turkey
|Currency||Turkish lira ₺ (TRY)|
Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq and Syria.
Mount Ararat at 16,949 feet (5,166 m)
Turks, 80 percent; Kurds, 20 percent
Officially the Hellenic Republic and known since ancient times as Hellas, is a country in Southern Europe. According to the 2011 census, Greece’s population is around 11 million. Athens is the nation’s capital and largest city.
Tourism in Greece
|Capital and Largest City||Athens|
|Currency||Euro (€)a (EUR)|
|Drives on the||Right|
Albania, Bulgaria, Turkey, Macedonia.
Mount Olympus at 2,919 m above sea level.
Greek Orthodox 98%, Islam 1.3%, other .7%