Anadolu Destanı, Türkiye’nin Kültürel Mirası ve Gezi Rehberi
(2001, 2007, Temmuz 2022) Şerif Yenen
661 full-color photographs, 20 maps, 38 illustrations & plans
Published by Alfa Yayınları
Cover: Füsun Turcan Elmasoğlu
Illustrations, Maps & Plans: Cemil Cahit Yavuz
Dimensions (in centimeters): 19,5 x 25,5 (Hardcover: 20 x 26)
Barcode: 9786254495960 (Hardcover: 9786254495977)
Şerif Yenen is a travel expert, travel writer, tourist guide, international speaker and producer of tourism films. Since 1989 he has been involved in tourism. He is the author of Turkish Odyssey in English, the first travel guidebook on Turkey written by a Turk. He is a part-time lecturer at Bilgi University and Boğaziçi University, teaching courses on Turkey’s Cultural Heritage, Anatolian Civilizations and Tourist Guiding. He served as the president of the Istanbul Chamber of Guides and the Association of Tourist Guides of Turkey for 13 years. He was a member of the board of directors of the World Guides Association. Şerif Yenen’s publications are taught as textbooks in universities and used as reference works, and his articles and columns are published in international journals and national newspapers. Based on more than 30 years of experience, The Anatolian Epic describes our cultural heritage region by region; the text is accompanied by magnificent photo frames. With the experience and confidence of telling thousands of people in the field, Şerif Yenen offers us the most complete and fluent Anatolian travel guide possible.
Şerif Yenen is one of the most respected names in the world of tourism, known for his successful career in the sector for many years and his expertise in various fields. Since 1989, he has been actively involved in tourism and has undertaken various roles as a travel expert, travel writer, tourist guide, international speaker and tourism film producer.
In particular, Şerif Yenen has played an important role in the promotion of Turkey and has worked hard to promote the country’s rich cultural heritage internationally. As the author of “Turkish Odyssey”, the first English-language travel guidebook on Turkey, he was able to share his knowledge and experience with an international audience.
He is also a part-time lecturer at two major universities, teaching courses on Turkey’s cultural heritage, Anatolian civilizations and tourist guiding, which shows how active he is in the academic field. In this way, he contributes to the future of the sector by guiding young tourism professionals.
Having assumed important roles in many reputable organizations related to the tourism sector not only in Turkey but also around the world, Şerif Yenen served as the president of the Istanbul Chamber of Guides and the Association of Tourist Guides of Turkey for 13 years. He is also a member of the board of directors of the World Association of Guides, which stands out as another one of his experiences.
Şerif Yenen’s publications have not only been taught as textbooks in universities, but have also been recognized as important reference sources in academic circles. His articles and columns are regularly published in international journals and national newspapers, addressing a wide audience.
One of his most important works, “The Anatolian Epic,” is a marvelous travel guide that describes Turkey’s rich cultural heritage region by region, drawing on his many years of experience. The text is supported by unique photographs, offering readers a visual feast.
Şerif Yenen’s experience and confidence in the field for more than 30 years allows him to present the most complete and fluent Anatolian travel guide. Having guided thousands of people, he invites his readers to an unforgettable travel experience. His passion and dedication will inspire many more successful projects to promote Turkey’s tourism potential around the world.