This is a five part journey through Turkey, spanning two continents, promising to involve exciting encounters with people who seem both familiar and at the same time sometimes appear to come from a different world altogether. Discover a country whose remarkable diversity has never been shown on television before in this way!
Follow us on a journey from south-eastern Europe to western Asia. This journey, spanning two continents, promises to involve exciting encounters with people who seem both familiar and, at the same time, foreign to us, and who sometimes even appear to come from a different world altogether. Many of the regions covered in the course of the series astonish and enthral the visitor, thanks to their unique natural and cultivated landscapes. We learn about the chequered history of the peoples of Turkey, a history that is both visible and tangible everywhere you go. We take a look at details without losing track of the overall picture, and so discover a country whose remarkable diversity has never been shown on television before in this way.
Turkey is a country of stark contrasts. In the West, people eager to set out into the future; in the East, tribes of nomads. So it really is time for this film which takes stock of Turkey, the land of economic miracles, and shows it in a new light, including fascinating high-definition aerial footage.