It comes as no surprise that Malatya is so popular with vacationers from across the globe; the surrounding region has been blessed with captivating attractions. Nohutlu and Sogut are two other places worth visiting while you're in Malatya.
Getting your tongue around a little Turkish can sometimes be all it takes to transform a run-of-the-mill vacation and a rewarding journey into the rich psyche of Malatya. Learning to use a range of basic words, such as "Benimle dans eder misiniz?", which, in English means "Would you like to dance with me?", could make your vacation even more enjoyable. You'll find that knowing how to say "Nerelisin?", which translates to "Where are you from?", can get you a long way.
Republic Day falls on the 29th of October, so be sure to set aside your sightseeing and spend the day celebrating with locals.
When the time comes to leave Malatya, no doubt you'll bid this region a teary "Hoşçakal" Rest assured, however, you'll be leaving with memories and momentos that you can enjoy for years to come.