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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.

2020 August

Universities of Izmir

Universities of Izmir

Izmir, one of the most modern and educated cities in Turkey, has 10 universities. 1. Dokuz Eylül University Founded in 1982, Dokuz Eylül University educates brilliant minds for the fields such as health, economy, arts, and engineering. As of today, the faculties within the university are as follows: Buca Faculty of Education,...

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Forest Walk Routes in Izmir

Forest Walk Routes in Izmir

For hiking enthusiasts, İzmir promises lush green routes in forests just outside the city center. Among the go-to areas for hiking are Ödemiş Bozdağlar, Gölcük Lake, Nif Mountain, Kozak Plateau, Karaburun Peninsula, Balçova-Narlıdere ridges, Buca and its villages, Güzelbahçe and its villages...

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Being a University Student in Izmir

Being a University Student in Izmir

When the quality of the universities and the quality of the living standards are considered together, Izmir is the most ideal city for university life in Turkey. Here are some of the numerous privileges enjoyed by those who spent their university life in Izmir... 1. Gorgeous Weather Being a student in Izmir, which is sunny for 300 days...

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Cycling Routes in Izmir

Cycling Routes in Izmir

In 2019, İzmir became a part of the European Cycle Route Network (EuroVelo) thanks to its efforts for the development of cycling tourism. If you want to explore the city in a fun and healthy way, you can try one of the numerous routes where you can take the wind behind you and ride your bike freely in the city center or in the...

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Towns and Villages Where You Can Have An Isolated Vacation in Izmir

Towns and Villages Where You Can Have An Isolated Vacation in Izmir

No matter what you expect from a vacation, there is a perfect option for you in Izmir. In addition to around the clock busy holiday resorts such as Alaçatı, many quiet spots appeal to those who want to spend a peaceful time in this beautiful city to feel rested and renewed. Here are the destinations where you can take an isolated...

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Daily Attractions One Hour Away From Izmir City Center

Daily Attractions One Hour Away From Izmir City Center

İzmir is a paradise not only with its city center but also with its hidden beauties all around. Here are the 10 most beautiful destinations that you can reach in just one hour from Izmir city center to have a quiet and peaceful day. 1. Sığacık (Seferihisar) Sığacık is a fisherman village located in Seferihisar, Turkey's first...

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Fish Species of Izmir Coasts

Fish Species of Izmir Coasts

Countless fish species live in the waters of İzmir, which has a coastline of 629 kilometers. In Izmir, the pearl of the Aegean, which is richer than the Marmara and the Black Sea with the Mediterranean in terms of fish species diversity, there are over 200 fish species in the Gulf and its surroundings. Fishing in the bay, which is the...

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10 Details Beautifying İzmir in Autumn

10 Details Beautifying İzmir in Autumn

While the summer rush leaves its place to the calm and peaceful atmosphere of autumn, Izmir gets even more beautiful. Here are 10 details that make Izmir gorgeous in autumn. 1. Autumn means a quieter summer Even though the season turns from summer to autumn, summer does not end in September in Izmir. So much so that the average...

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An Autumn Vacation in Izmir

An Autumn Vacation in Izmir

Autumn is a great season to enjoy Izmir. On the one hand, you can still keep up with the most popular summer activities and feel like a tourist, on the other hand, you can enjoy the city like an Izmirian as the city life gradually returns to its original routine. Here are the activities that will liven up your autumn vacation in...

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Top 10 Activities to Do in the Evening in Izmir

Top 10 Activities to Do in the Evening in Izmir

We have compiled the best 10 activities to do in Izmir in the evening to get ready for a pleasant night while relieving the tiredness of the day. 1. Lie down on the grass in Kordon When the sun starts to go down and the weather starts to cool, the people of Izmir love to lie down on the grass in Kordon. If you'd like to spend quiet...

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