30.10.2013 00:00:00 Share

The Historical Areas Are Beautiful When They Are Clean

The Historical Areas Are Beautiful When They Are Clean

Environmental cleaning activity was conducted for the public weal in the Gallipoli Peninsula Historical National Park on 29th October 2013 by the Chamber of Çanakkale Regional Tourist Guides’ bootstraps.

Eceabat District Governor Nurettin Dayan, Eceabat Mayor Kemal Dokuz, District Gendarmerie Garrison Commander Sinan Okumuş, the President of TUREB (Union of Tourist Guides’ Chambers) A. Zeki Apalı, the President of the Chamber of Çanakkale Regional Tourist Guides’ Administrative Board Adem Biçer, the Director of the Gallipoli Peninsula Historical National Park Ozan Hacıoğlu, a great number of tourist guides and students participated in the organization made in order to raise concern about environmental pollution in this area visited every year by nearly two millions foreign and domestic tourist; create awereness for environmental cleaning; protect the historical values and with the slogan ‘’the historical areas are beautiful when they are clean.’’

After the participants had been splited up and went everywhere in the historical peninsula, the program was completed in a serious spirit as planned.  Particularly the amount of waste collected in the shore drew attention. Even, all the participants were astonished when they saw the rubber tyre thrown into the sea.

By congratulating  the Chamber of Çanakkale Regional Tourist Guides - a member chamber of the Union- on organizing an event in the anniversary of Republic Day important day for us, the President of TUREB A. Zeki Apalı said that similar events will make positive contributions to the environmental and tourism consciousness increasing day by day, the visiting rules and habits of domestic tourists.

The President of the Chamber of Çanakkale Regional Tourist Guides’ Administrative Board Adem Biçer said that this event is a start point, the events will be made in the different areas in the forthcoming years and ‘’why do not we build a caring society in this area where the Republic was founded?’’

Happy Republic Day !