Izmir, the second most important city of Turkey, and neighboring resorts on the Aegean Sea coast is a popular summer holiday destination for Ukrainians. Some of them, resting on the sea, buy day trips to nearby monuments. However, the excursion possibilities of the Aegean coast of Turkey, or Asia Minor, as the ancient Greeks called it, are far from being fully used in Ukraine. The ancient Greek name of Izmir is Smyrna. The city was founded in the second millennium BC. Unfortunately, Izmir was badly damaged by earthquakes, wars and fires. Continue reading
We recommend together with Saga go on holiday to Turkey.
Turkey is a delightful country, naturally combining two cultures: Eastern and European. The basis of the choice of rest in Turkey was and remains azure beaches, crystal clear water and all-inclusive hotels. Hotels in Turkey, as a rule, with exceptionally high-quality service, Russian-speaking staff and an atmosphere of all-consuming hospitality. It is not surprising that many resorts in the world are trying to equal the level of service in Turkish hotels. Continue reading
Central Anatolian region of Turkey, Cappadocia has one of the most intriguing landscapes in the world. These are strange volcanic tuff pillars known as the “Magic Chimneys”. Here, to the gaze of travelers, mysterious valleys, riddled with rocky dwellings and churches, underground cities and hilly steppes alternating with snow-covered peaks of extinct volcanoes open up. Cappadocia has the same fascinating history as its landscape. The first inhabitants of this region were the Troglodytes – the inhabitants of the caves, who carved their houses into porous rocks and sought shelter under the ground. Continue reading
Turkey is much more than the resorts of Antalya. The country can offer its guests not only azure beaches, excellent service and modern hotels, but also the brightest natural diversity, ancient cities with rich history and extreme adventures.
Statistics show that eight out of ten Russian tourists, thinking about holidays in Turkey, are called Antalya and nearby resorts. On the one hand, this is understandable, on the other – at least strange. Continue reading
Many of us who every year go to Turkey to the sea with their children know the country only from one side. We decided to go a little further …
We decided to go a little further than the tour operator catalog and found some amazing, and sometimes incredible facts about the history and modernity of Turkey. They impressed us. We hope that you too … Continue reading