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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.

İZMİR

İZMİR

The city of a magnificent history, the deep blue sea, and delicious food. The city of gods, emperors, sultans; of the sun and the wind. The city of wisdom, heroism, freedom and healing. A real treasure for archaeologists and academics.

A City to Offer Different Pleasures Every Season

İzmir is amongst the most popular destinations for a vacation of sea, sand, and sun. On the other hand, its ancient past appeals to archeology enthusiasts while its streets that live around the clock are waiting for explorers of the modern-day.

Would you like to enjoy the sparkling sea and the shiny sun on the Blue Flag beaches, which are considered as one of the most famous beaches in the world? Would you like to explore ancient cities and historical buildings spread all over the city? Perhaps you’d prefer walking on the charming streets that blend the old and the new, discovering the delicacies of the rich Aegean cuisine, spending some time full of art in one of many cultural events... Whatever your reason for coming might be; İzmir is ready to show you a different face and offer different pleasures every season of the year!

With its cultural richness inherited from different civilizations, İzmir still maintains its fascinating texture as a metropolitan area where different cultures, languages, ​​and religions live together. Where would you like to start exploring İzmir, one of the largest cities in our country?

About İzmir

Located on the shores of the Aegean Sea, west of the Anatolian Peninsula, İzmir is the third-largest city in Turkey. It is one of the livable cities thanks to its large share in industrial production and employment, and also the quality of life it offers. With a population of over 4 million and a young spirit, İzmir is one of the most productive and lively cities of the Aegean region and Turkey.

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History

Located on the shores of the Aegean Sea, west of the Anatolian Peninsula, İzmir is the third-largest city in Turkey. It is one of the livable cities thanks to its large share in industrial production and employment, and also the quality of life it offers. With a population of over 4 million and a young spirit, İzmir is one of the most productive and lively cities of the Aegean region and Turkey. Thanks to its Mediterranean climate, Izmir is mostly sunny during the year. Summers are hot and winters are mild. Izmir has dozens of blue flagged beaches along its 629 km of coastline. This makes the city a very popular vacation destination where you can find every shade of blue and do all kinds of water sports. Besides its natural beauties, İzmir is one of the places worth exploring for...

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