TURKEY – Restorations of religious heritage to boost tourism

As religious and heritage tourism becomes an increasingly important part of Turkey’s tourism sector, the restorations and new projects are set to enhance the interest in this tourism.

Thanks to restoration works, interest in historic structures is increasing, according to the Foundations Regional Director Kenan Ünğan. He said that many important structures in the eastern provinces on the Silk Road have been restored while many more places are awaiting restoration.

via TRAVEL – Restorations increase in Erzurum to boost heritage, religious tourism.