Although associated with the Middle East due mostly to religious and social affiliation, Turkey is also associated to Europe because of the Black and Aegean Seas.
Mount Ararat, which is Turkey's highest point, has been also said to be Noah's Ark's landing place! Although Turkey existed since 1299 as the Ottoman Empire and dissolved in 1922, Turkey as it's known today was officially founded in 1923 with secular laws.
Turkey offers a variety of historical sites for travelers to enjoy! Turkey's Ancient Cities Are: