Izmir: The Dream City Of Aegean
Izmir is the third biggest city of Turkey, located along the Aegean shore serenaded by region’s mild weather and amazing views. The city is İzmir, with its ancient name Smyrna, was known to take its name from the Queen of Amazons which is a pretty cool fact.
Izmir is a great holiday location with its great Aegean Sea, perfect sandy beaches and climate. There are a lot of high quality hotels to spend an unforgettable trip.
But is it all Izmir have? Of course not.
Did you know that one of the biggest open-air museums of the world is located in Izmir? Selcuk is an ancient city within the boundaries of Izmir province and it is hosting some of the greatest landmarks of the ancient world.The Temple pf Artemis, that is one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, is waiting you in Selcuk.
You can also stop by at Ephesus to discover its famous Grand Amphithatre, Temple of Hadrian and the magical wall of the Library of Celsus.
While you are there, it would be a shame not to admire the amazing view when the sun setting like fireball behind the mountains and washing the ancient ruins with its mesmerizing lights.