Izmir – The Third Largest City of Turkey Izmir is located on the west of Turkey, on the Aegean coastline. It is the...
Kemeralti is the historical market (bazaar) area of Izmir and was originally formed from the street that surrounded the shallow in...
The oldest Olive Oil Atelier - Urla, which has all the characteristics of the Aegean Region, is located in the central part of the...
Kordon or Kordonboyu Izmir
This area runs along a coastal promenade in Alsancak in the centre of Izmir and has chic bars, cafés, fine restaurants (par...
Balcova is one of the nine districts in the Greater Metropolitan Area of Izmir and is the smallest in terms of size, and follows t...
Kizlaragasi Hani or Caravanserai Izmir
This Ottoman Caravanserai (inn) is one of Izmir’s most interesting buildings, it was constructed in 1744 by Haci Besir Aga a...
Aliaga is located 50km north of Izmir and sits in the heart of ancient Aeolia and although the names are similar they are in no wa...
Izmir Clock Tower (Saat Kulesi)
This historic clock tower is located in the Konak Square in the city centre of Izmir and was designed by the Levantine French arch...
Ephesus – The Best Preserved
Ephesus is the second most visited attraction in Turkey after the Sultanahmet district in Istanbul. If you are travelling to Iz...
Boyoz Pastry of Izmir
Boyoz is Turkish pastry that is associated with the Izmir region and is prepared commercially using an original recipe; the inh...
This is the second largest district in Izmir city after Konak in terms of population and has been 99.9% urbanised with high levels...
Konak Pier Izmir
The Konak Pier in Izmir’s city centre was designed by Gustave Eiffel and opened in 1890. Konak Pier was originally con...
Gumuldur, which is famous for its tangerine gardens, is a place where green and blue is integrated perfectly. Gumuldur is a small ...
Bergama or Pergamon
Bergama is north-west of the Aegean region, 107km from Izmir’s city centre and 30km from the coastline. The archaeologica...
Smyrna History of Izmir
During Torjan, Aeolian and Ionian Era The history of Izmir ( Smyrna ) stretches back to around 3,000 BC when Trojans establ...
Hisar Mosque Izmir
Hisar Mosque translates to “Fort Mosque" and is located in the Hisar district near the Kemeralti bazaar. Rec...
Historic Izmir Photo Gallery
Meyhane Sisim Izmir
Ege Park Shopping Centre
Historic Places in Izmir
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Spinach with Minced Beef - Red Meat Courses
Sultan's Pleasure with Fish - Other Main Courses
Rice with Anchovies - Rice & Pasta Dishes
Envelope Shaped Cheese Pastries - Pastries
Tea Time Pastry
Gozleme with Potato Filling - Pastries
Tea Time Pastry
Gozleme with Roasted Aubergine Filling - Pastries