Turkish traditions and tradition surrounding the global world of love and wedding could be strange to outsiders – rather than only a little old fashioned

Turkish traditions and tradition surrounding the global world of love and wedding could be strange to outsiders – rather than only a little old fashioned

We explore dating, engagement, love and wedding in Turkey and all sorts of its glorious variety.

Dating in Turkey

In larger metropolitan areas, dating is much more relaxed. However in Turkey’s more rural communities the old traditions nevertheless go on: arranged marriages, strange rituals like womens’ single status being “advertised” with an empty container on the roof of a property (a guy would knock the container down to be evaluated for wedding suitability – because of the woman’s dad, needless to say).

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