Caves of Izmir
Inkaya Cave In the Izmir district the cave is located on the east side of Kocadağ that is west of the village of Yelki and...
Bergama Museum Izmir
This archaeology museum was established in 1924 and housed originally in a small warehouse and moved to its present premises and r...
Izmir Archaeology Museum
In ancient times Izmir was known as Smyrna and this name derived from a beautiful Amazon Queen and legendary warrior female, an...
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...
Odemis Museum Izmir
Odemis Museum in Izmir began life as two plots of land donated by a collector of antiquities Mutahhar Başoğlu and construction o...
Ethnography Museum of Izmir and
The Building In 1831 this building was known as the St. Roch Hospital, it was built in a neoclassic style and sited on a sl...
Birgi Cakiraga Mansion Izmir
This mansion is one of a few to have survived and retain its original beauty and has an architectural style that is unique to the ...
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...
Transport in Izmir
Izmir uses an integrated pre-paid ticket called the Kentkart (Citycard) that is valid for use on the metro, bus, ferry and othe...
Izmir Adnan Menderes International Airport
This is Izmir’s main airport, 18km southwest of the city and located in the Gaziemir area. Transportation to/from the Ai...
Konak is one of nine Greater Metropolitan areas in the centre of Izmir city, has the largest population and extends 11.4km alon...
Smyrna Ancient City Izmir
The ancient city of Smyrna was a central strategic point located on the Aegean coast of Anatolia and because of the valuable posit...
These ancient remains of Smyrna are now the Izmir Agora Museum located in the district of Namazgah and are referred to by the l...
Kemeralti is the historical market (bazaar) area of Izmir and was originally formed from the street that surrounded the shallow in...
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...
Narlidere is one of the nine districts in the Greater Metropolitan Area of Izmir and one of the smallest in both population and si...
Agora Shopping Center
Historic Places in Izmir
Historic Izmir Photo Gallery
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Turkish Kidney Bean Soup - Soup
Stuffed Artichokes in Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses
Saksuka - Fried Aubergine with Yogurt and Tomato Sauce - Vegetable Mezes
Noah's Pudding Asure - Other Desserts
Beef or Lamb Tava - Red Meat Courses
Courgette Stuffed with Beef - Red Meat Courses