Turkey is in middle east and part of mainland Asia. Bosporus passing through its biggest city Istanbul divides it from Europe. It was the land of Ottoman Turks in the past. While Istanbul has many of the iconic pieces of history. Ankara in the center is the capital city of Turkey. Turkey has some remarkable attractions, like northern Black Sea coasts, hot air balloons over Cappadocia and more. Turkey has many ancient ruins and cities from Roman times.