Turkey is mainly the Republic of Turkey, It is a transcontinental country that is in Eurasia. The country is shared its Border by eight countries that are Greece, Bulgaria, Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Iraq, Syria. Turkey is encircled by seas on three sides in the West there is Aegean sea, the Black Sea on the North, and the South that is the Mediterranean sea. In Turkey, There is a metropolitan city that is Izmir. It is the third most populous city in Turkey. And it is also a second populous city on the Aegean Sea, after the Athens (Greece).

This city is classical antiquity and it is also known as Smyrna. The city has 4000 Years of urban recorded History and even longer as an advanced settlement by humanizer Are Some place that you visit in Izmir.

Kemeralti Market

Kemaralti is located in the district of Izmir, Turkey. This market is a Historical market, that remains one of the liveliest parts of Izmir. Kemeralati Market is originally Formed in a long street. In the time of Medieval, this street called as Mevlevis, that shows the presence of “Dargah”.In the time of 17th century, this street was filled in, which allows the market to extend. But in nowadays, The Street is called “Anafartalar Street”.kemeralti is also the home of “Ayavukla Church”.

Izmir Museum of History & Art

Izmir Museum is one of the most visited museums in Turkey. This place most attracted place in Turkey. Izmir Museum is developed into three pavilions, and that is the richest repositories of antique artifacts in Izmir, Turkey, or Sculpture pavilions like crammed with masterpieces From ancient Smyrna, Teos, Miletos, and Pergamon those are simply sensational. The Precious things and Ceramics pavilions contain jewelry, coins, pots, that is all displayed in dated fashion but in the form of labeling English.


The reason behind the name of kadifekale is a Hill that located in the urban zone of Izmir, Turkey. As well as the name of Ancient Castle on top of the same Hill. Both the Hills are named by Pagos in the time pre-Turkish and in the time of modern Greek. Area, where the castle was found, is located in the distance of 2 km from the shoreline and commands. In this area, you can view a large part of Izmir City, as well as “Gulf of Izmir”. Basically, the Hill is Ares cover by six quarters constituted and Slums in large part, Those names are Kadifekale Hill, Alires, Imariye, Kosova, and Yenemahalle.


Agora is destroyed in an earthquake in 178 AD but it was soon rebuilt by the order of Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius. The Reconstruction Corinthian colonnade and Faustina Gate are eye-catching. Basically, Agora was an Ancient and a central public State at the of Greek. The meaning behind of that is “Gathering People “or an “Assembly”.In the time of Greek’s Agora was the center of athletic, artistic, spiritual and political life, one of the best Known examples of Ancient Agora is “Athens”. Aside from necropolis that is a water reservoir is discovered in the vicinity, that is believed to use supplied the water to the town of Ephesus.


Ephesus is Another one Ancient Greek City, That is located in Coast of Ionia, 3 km Southwest in Izmir, Turkey. It was built by Attic and Ionian in the 10th Century on the site of former Arzawan Capital. Emphasis is farmed by nearby Temple Of Artemis, that is one of the seven wonders of Ancient World. The city has many others monuments buildings like, Library of Celsus, and also a theater in which capacity of holding is 25000 spectators.

In The Ephesus city, it has one of the seven churches of Asia that are cited in the Book of Revelation. The Ephesus city was destroyed by the Goths in 263, and although the city was again rebuilt.


Alacati is a Mediterranean town that is situated on the western coast of Turkey. This Known for his beautiful beaches, and also for its architecture Vineyards, and windmills. This is one of the traditional cities in Country, that have stone houses, narrow streets, boutique hotels, and restaurants with the table on the streets. Area of Alacati is the home of Alacati Yacht Marina and it has a famous port that is called Alacati Development, and that was created by the Famous French architect Francois Spoerry and his son.

The History behind that it became an Ottoman town in the 14th century. Alacati city was originally settle in the 17th century by the Greeks. Alacati was declared the Historical city in 2005.

International Izmir Festival

This festival is reaching an audience expressed in above 30 years and have to proudly provide opportunities to numerous world-renowned artists to perform at unique historical places. The organizer of this festival is the Izmir Foundation For Culture Arts and Education.  That was built 31 years ago in the under of Dr.Nejat F.Eczacibasi. Izmir International Festival covering the wide variety of classical spectrum. Traditional and contemporary works in music, ballet, theater, and also an opera with both national and international. This festival gives a special effect in the Ancient Town.

Izmir European Jazz Festival

It is also another cultural festival, that was held in half of the first march in Izmir, Turkey. In this festival, it offers jazz music performances with the participants that are re-owned its partners. This festival was first held in the year of 1994 and it was organized Izmir Foundation of Culture Arts and Education.  And this festival was co-sponsored by the few consulates of European Countries that are in Izmir and Istanbul. This festival is held at the Ahmed Adnan Saygun Art center in Izmir.