The climate in this region is the best for growing tea and now its main source of income and the first plants imported and cultivated here was just before the Second World War brought by Asim Zihni Derin and within a decade became the regions core economy. The town has a tea Institute that offers tea tasting, has botanical garden and shop on a hill that overlooks the town. There is a famous tea garden in the town square that is the focus of Rize’s social life and is surrounded by shops selling tea along with tea cologne.
Amenities in RizeThere is a variety of different hotels, restaurants and pide (Turkish pizza) salons available and the from the main bus garage 800m west of town there are long distance buses, city buses and dolmus minibuses available.
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Zeugma Museum Gaziantep
Fish Lake Of Urfa ( Balikli gol )
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Pounded Meat - Wheat Dish or Keskek - Red Meat Courses
Chicken with Walnuts or Cerkez Chicken - Other Mezes
Adana Kebab - Red Meat Courses
Fried Courgette with Yogurt Sauce - Vegetable Mezes
Catal - Cakes & Cookies
Tea Time Pastry
Sweet Peas in Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses