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One Day Trip Efes - Selçuk

One Day Trip Efes - Selçuk

Today we’re in Selçuk, which has witnessed many different periods of history...

A Day Full of History

A Day Full of History

There are many historical buildings that deserve to be seen in the center of İzmir.

One Afternoon at Kordon

“Let’s meet at Kordon”

When you’re at Kordon, one of the meeting points of the locals in İzmir, you can visit the Kıbrıs Şehitleri (Cyprus Martyrs’) Street, the most popular street in the city, to see the cafés, restaurants, bookstores, and shops. Then you can go to Kordonboyu, the view and the atmosphere of which will relax you.

After a long walk with a magnificent view of the Gulf, we recommend you to watch the sunset from this shore, which is amongst The Best 10 Places to Watch the Sunset in İzmir.

During your time in Kordon, it’s very likely that you will come across çiğdem (sunflower seeds), gevrek (bagel), and mussel vendors, as well as the sounds of street musicians.

If you stay late in Kordon, which is very vivid in spring and summer, you can visit one of many restaurants and cafes along the coast where you can taste Aegean flavors. Wouldn't you like to have dinner while watching the ferries cruising on the sparkles of the sea?

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Best Jogging and Running Trails in İzmir
Best Jogging and Running Trails in İzmir

İzmir is rainy for only 80 days a year, which means it is like a paradise for those who like to run. It is possible to find long running trails in almost every corner of the city. If you prefer to run in the fresh air rather than getting stuck in a gym, you can take a look at our list of the best...

GoGreen Project
GoGreen Project

The GoGreen project is a 24-month environmentalist initiative co-funded by the European Commission, under the Directorate Education and Culture. The project is developed and implemented by an international consortium, which the İzmir Chamber of Commerce is a part of. The main objective of the...

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