You must have heard of wrestling but have you ever heard of Oil Wrestling?😳 We bet you haven’t. Also known as grease wrestling, it is considered to be a national sport of Turkey. The wrestlers will douse themselves with olive oil before they take on their opponent. Guess they like oil too much!!!πŸ€·β€β™€

Geographically, Turkey sits in two continents, Europe and Asia, although around only 3% of its land is on the Europe side.😲

Istanbul is the largest city in Turkey,πŸ‡ΉπŸ‡· but it is not the capital, Ankara is, in fact, the capital of Turkey.

Globe Time!!!🌍
Locate Asia, Europe, Turkey, Ankara and Istanbul. Also notice a small sea body called strait of Bosporous, which divides Asia and Europe.

Turks are very fond of tea. 96% of the population drinks at least 1 cup of teaβ˜• per day. Well, we’d like to stick to just milk.

The currency used in the country is called the Turkish Lira.πŸ’° They also have their own language, Turkish, which gives them their identity.

Fun Facts

πŸ‘‰ Istanbul is the only city to be built on two continents. It is mostly located on the Asian continent but a small percentage of the total city is also located in Europe.πŸ‘

πŸ‘‰ Well, your favorite fictional character Santa ClauseπŸŽ… (Originally St Nicholas) was born in Turkey and not on North Pole. (Our life has been a lie!!!)😭

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