Turkey

Food

Illustration of mantiManti is a traditional Turkish ravioli. It's very small, filled with meat, and covered with a topping of yogurt and garlic.

Music

Illustration of a zil"Zil" is the Turkish word for "cymbal." In the 1600s, a Turkish man discovered a new technique for creating the metal for cymbals. Since then, Turkish cymbals have been exported to the entire world.

Sport

Illustration of a Jereed player Jereed is played on horseback. Riders carry long sticks, and try to hit riders from the opposing team. In addition to this traditional sport, soccer is wildly popular in Turkey.

Flag

The Turkish flag The Turkish flag is red, with a white crescent and star.