iOS app Android app

Turkish Airlines

What It's Like Trying To Fly Into A Coup Attempt

The Huffington Post | Megan Robertson | Posted 07.15.2016 | World

Travelers headed for Turkey from New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport had their plans tossed into uncertainty Friday evening as news of ...

Turkish Airlines Is Going to School

Alparslan Akkuş | Posted 02.15.2016 | World
Alparslan Akkuş

The latest high rise marketing move by Turkish Airlines, one of the world's fastest-growing carriers, is just awesome.

Ten Reasons You Ought To Tour Turkey

Sharon Hoge | Posted 02.04.2016 | Travel
Sharon Hoge

Countrywide Turkish Delights Turkey's number one treat may be lokum the sugar gel candy flavored with rosewater, orange, cinnamon, or lemon -- popula...

Notes on Travel, Loss and Forgetting

Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi | Posted 08.30.2015 | Travel
Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi

Something in travel releases us from the dead weight of ourselves, the empty husk, the old skin. I don't know how this happens.

The 10 Best Airlines In The World

Hopper.com | Posted 06.22.2016 | Travel
Hopper.com

We may have the best barbecue ribs and baseball teams, but when it comes to airlines, the United States has fallen slightly behind. The latest Skytrax World Airline Awards, which rank global airlines in a number of categories, are out.

12 Reasons Why The Turkish Airlines Lounge in Istanbul Is A Destination Itself

Janice S. Lintz | Posted 05.18.2016 | Travel
Janice S. Lintz

The privilege of entering an airport lounge has always eluded me until now. They are typically not near the gate, and the food is mediocre at best. My fear of missing either a gate change or my flight has always outweighed any luxury the lounge may offer.

10 Coolest Airline Amenities

Hopper.com | Posted 05.04.2016 | Travel
Hopper.com

With all the airline fees adding up, it's hard to remember what perks you get as a passenger. However, there are still some airlines that show their appreciation for customers, dishing out amenities that make them stand out from the rest.

5 Airlines That Fly to Europe for Cheap (for Real)

Hopper.com | Posted 05.31.2015 | Travel
Hopper.com

Rest assured, though: If you're looking to explore Europe on the cheap, whether you prefer the icy fjords of Scandinavia or the warm Mediterranean landscapes of Portugal, it's possible to find round trips in the $400-700 range.

The 10 Airlines With The Best Economy Class Seats

Hopper.com | Posted 05.17.2015 | Travel
Hopper.com

To help you find the airlines that offer the best bang for your buck in terms of comfort, we've used the World Airline Awards for reference to build this list of the ten best economy class seats. Enjoy!

MiLLENNiAL Catches Travel Bug at The White House

Britt Hysen | Posted 02.17.2015 | Impact
Britt Hysen

On December 9, MiLLENNiAL attended the White House Travel Blogger Summit in Washington D.C. Selected as one of the Top 100 Most Influential Digital Media Sites for millennials, we had the distinct privilege of speaking on the importance of Studying Abroad and Global Citizenship.

Get Free International Stopovers on These Airlines

Hopper.com | Posted 11.23.2014 | Travel
Hopper.com

For adventurous travelers, a free trip to an exotic city is a mouthwatering prospect. Stopovers -- connections between flights of more than 24 hours -- provide a sneaky way to do just that, giving travelers two holidays for the price of one.

Does Every Nation Need Its Very Own Airline?

George Hobica | Posted 10.26.2014 | Travel
George Hobica

As flag carriers like Alitalia, LOT, and Malaysia continue to lose money and market share to leaner operations such as Air Asia and Ryanair, one wonders how long national pride will take precedence over economic reason.

Dubai: Jewel in the Emirates

Illeana Hoffman | Posted 05.07.2014 | Travel
Illeana Hoffman

What we found is something well beyond our range of knowledge, a place both inviting and gracious and even a bit outrageous in pockets in showings of wealth.

Top Trends In Airline Food

U.S. News Travel | Posted 01.26.2014 | Travel
U.S. News Travel

Onboard space constraints, limited convection ovens and a major lack of ambiance all detract from the enjoyment of skillfully prepared in-flight cuisine. But the parties who provide airline food won't let fliers' dining experiences become subpar.

Airline Flies Couple To Wrong Continent

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 05.21.2013 | Travel

Sorry, Toto, when you end up on the wrong continent, no pair of ruby slippers can make it right. That was the unfortunate reality for Sandy Valdivi...

Turkish Airlines Backs Down On Lipstick Ban

Reuters | Posted 07.09.2013 | Style

* Ban was mistake by over-zealous junior managers - CEO * Secular Turks worried country becoming too Islamic * Turkey 99...

Why Istanbul Is The World's Best Layover Destination

Paul Brady | Posted 06.10.2013 | Travel
Paul Brady

While Dubai and Doha may both have something to say about global domination through airport supremacy, the fact remains that Istanbul has, in the past couple of years, become an ideal place for a layover.

A Look Back At Aviation In 2012

Christine Negroni | Posted 03.04.2013 | Travel
Christine Negroni

There's no better way to see the ebb and flow in the world of aviation than to go back and review the events of the past year. As I look at what I saw fit to write about in 2012, I appreciate the unconventional approach some airlines have taken in response to the rapid changes in the industry.

PHOTOS: Which Airline Has Made The Biggest Comeback?

Richard Bangs | Posted 11.20.2012 | Travel
Richard Bangs

Why do so many airlines, lifted with initial promise and hope, end up shuttered or absorbed on the ground? Sometimes it is bad luck or timing, politics or bad business decisions. However it begins, when an airline starts its descent, it is difficult to lift the nose and wheel the clouds again. This airline, though, is different.

WATCH: Turkish Airlines' Creative 'Thank You' To Crews

Posted 03.22.2012 | Travel

Call them the new face of Turkish Airlines. The carrier, hoping to thank its crews for years and years of service, has plastered more than 17,000 p...

PHOTOS: Istanbul's 10 Most Romantic Spots

Elizabeth Thorp | Posted 04.01.2012 | Travel
Elizabeth Thorp

. Majestically astride two continents, it is a mystical playground of historical marvels, a palimpsest of civilizations that takes travelers back in time.

WATCH: Man U Stars In Airline Safety Video

AOL Travel News | Posted 08.03.2011 | Travel

Pilot hats off to Turkish Airlines for trying to make an airline safety video that passengers actually want to pay attention to. It combines humor wit...

Armenians Sue Turkey Claiming U.S. Air Base Land

Harut Sassounian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Harut Sassounian

Over the years, Armenian-Americans have gradually shifted their attention from demanding recognition of the Armenian Genocide to pursuing various lega...

Airlines: The Best International First Class Cabins

TravelSort | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
TravelSort

While all of my "picks" excel in just about every category, I've broken them down by the four major categories as I see them: best service, food, seat, and entertainment.

Turkish Airlines Flight Attendants Told To Lose Weight Or Lose Job

AOL Travel News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel

Turkish Airlines is giving 28 flight attendants six months to lose weight or face reassignment....