Backgammon is the oldest board game we have record of. It started under the Persian Empire and it's a game of chance and strategy. It's the national game in Turkey and it's very common to see people sitting on the porches of their houses, both young and old men, and playing "rounds" of this entertaining game. Selçuk may be a good place to start a conversation with one of these players, learn the simple rules and play with a Turkish expert on this beautiful board game. Although the victory is highly unlikely, the fun and the talks are insured!