Turkey

All information about Turkey

Izmir city

Izmir city Izmir often spelled Izmir in English, is a metropolitan city in the western extremity of Anatolia. It is the third most populous city in Turkey, after Istanbul and Ankara, and the second-largest urban agglomeration on the Aegean Sea after Athens, Greece. İzmir’s metropolitan area extends along the outlying waters of the Gulf of […]

Read more

why was ephesus abandoned

why was Ephesus abandoned? Sadly, Ephesus died, as you can tell, and was abandoned. The reason was silt build up in the harbor, which eventually reached the point where no ship could reach the city. Without ships, trade died. Without trade, the city died. The semi-circular white blob in the top middle is a huge […]

Read more

cesme what to do

Cesme what to do The first thing that comes to people’s minds when thinking of Cesme in Turkey is probably its castle. Cesme (or Çeşme in Turkish) is located very close to the Greek island of Chios and has a prominent and restored fortress to testify to its glorious past. It is one of the […]

Read more

pamukkale what to do

Pamukkale what to do You are going to visit one of the Pamukkale namely “the cotton castle” where you are going to feel yourself stepping in clouds.  In other words with its spectacular formations of travertine, Pamukkale is welcoming you in a world of wonders. The natural hot spring pool is going to be one […]

Read more

how is izmir city

How is Izmir city? Izmir is the third-largest city in Turkey with a population of around 4 million, the second biggest port after Istanbul and a very good transport hub. The fact that almost half of its population of 4 million are under the age of 30, makes İzmir a city full of life. The […]

Read more

ephesus how old

Ephesus how old? Ephesus was founded as an Attic-Ionian colony in the 10th century BC on a hill (now known as the Ayasuluk Hill), three kilometers (1.9 miles) from the center of ancient Ephesus.

Read more

how pamukkale was formed

how Pamukkale was formed? The name Pamukkale means ‘Cotton Castle’ in Turkish. Besides its adorable beauty, it is a geological formation that is based on 17 main hot water springs that are actually sources of the calcium carbonate which gets deposited as the mineral rock on the surface.

Read more

how far is cesme from izmir

how far is Cesme from Izmir? Distance from Izmir to Cesme is 74 kilometers.

Read more

izmir which country

Izmir which country? Located in the west of Turkey and on the Aegean shores, İzmir, the pearl of the Aegean, is the third-largest city in Turkey.

Read more

pamukkale where in turkey

Pamukkale where in Turkey? Pamukkale is located in the south-central of the Aegean region of Turkey. It is about 19 km to Denizli city and a 2,5-hour drive from the resort town Kusadasi.

Read more