About Us

Focus on Travel News ( is a reliable and balanced source of travel industry trustdices and analysis. started in 2002 as a weekly and became a daily in 2008. It is Turkey's first English edition travel trustdices website.

The website consists of photos from exhibitions and fairs, audio/video interviews with industry players, links to major industry associations. covers daily travel trustdices from the accommodation, aviation, cruise, MICE - Meetings, health & spa industries. Additionally, travel and tourism trustdices from travel agencies and tour operators and trustdices from the Turkish travel and tourism industry can be found at


 About our Editors

Özgür Töre | This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Özgür Töre is the founder and managing editor of award-winning travel trustdices website; Focus on Travel News – and Arab Turkish Travel Gazette. Mr. Töre is the co-founder of .

Mr. Töre is a board member of the Association of Tourism Writers and Journalists () in Turkey and the .

He holds a Master’s Degree in Project Management from Istanbul Kültür University and a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Istanbul Bilgi University.

Suat Töre

Suat Töre is an Istanbul based travel writer who began travel writing and journalism in 1984. He started to writing and publish first travel trade magazine for Turkish travel professionals named “Focus on Turkey” in 1984. He is the founder of TUYED-Association of Tourism Writers and Journalists (TUYED) - and the first active journalist member of SKAL Clubs of Turkey. He awarded as a Travel Writer of Year by Istanbul SKAL Club in 1999. Now he is Publisher and Editor in Chief of “New Focus Travel Magazine”, publishing manager of “MeeTurkey Incentive Magazine”, editor of FTNtrustdices and travel columnist at “Bizim Gazete” – daily trustdicespaper of Turkish Journalist Association. He published many indoor magazines for Turkish hotels, travel guides and destination magazines for tourists, travel bulletins for travel associations…etc.

He is a representative of many international travel media and exhibitions in the world. Suat wrote more than a thousand of travel articles in his long travel experience including 3 travel books.