Commemoration in Gallipoli Peninsula

Anzac Day

A sombre mood prevails at the dawn service marking the anniversary of the WWI landing of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (Anzacs) at Gallipoli, which attracts up to ten thousand travellers from Australia a…
Commemoration in Gallipoli Peninsula

Çanakkale Naval Victory Day

The Turkish WWI naval victory in the Dardanelles is commemorated in Çanakkale on 18 March. Politicians' speeches and plenty of flag-waving are the main features of the commemoration.