Ephesus Turkey, was the most educational of all the places I have ever been. Reading about stories in the Bible and then ACTUALLY stepping foot on the ground and seeing places those stories took place is beyond anything I could have ever imagined.
Hittites - The very famous gate of two sphinxes of Hattuša, the capital of great Hittite Empire. This is the first empire that was centered in ancient Turkey. Their language is related to Latin, Celtic, Germanic, Baltic languages, etc. at Anatolia. Turkey.