Kordon Hotel

Akdeniz Caddesi No 2, Izmir, Turkish Aegean Coast, Turkey | 4 star hotel
Prices starting from $140.00
 

Travel Blogs from Izmir

By the Izmir Bay

A travel blog entry by ssfahring

12

... in the 1922 fire. The Turks regained control of Izmir, then called Smyrna, in September 1922 thus effectively finishing the Greco-Turkish War. The fire devastated majority of the city and everything was rebuilt. Buildings weren't tall and there was a large amount of space directly by the seaside.

Once plans were made in Izmir or make a highway directly by the sea. Thank goodness this was scrapped. The promenade was wide and had lanes ...

Turkish Food!!!

A travel blog entry by ryder.chris

39

... wants a drink with their meal here. Even water has to be specially ordered.

  • Evidently, many Greek and Turkish foods are the same. Some of them even have the same names, but are referred to by Turks as “Turkish food” and Greeks as “Greek food.”
  • The photos tell the rest of the story. If you’re interested in food, you might want to return to this entry from time to time. We eat every day, so I’ll be posting more I’m sure.
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    Not worth the stop

    A travel blog entry by sandytoo5

    5

    We took a city tour, nothing to really see, no ornate buildings, no rug making,no market,we were bussed got to see some ruins at an archaeology site. And a museum, Izmir was a waste . 4 million people in Izmir 16 million in Instanbul far too many ...

    The time has come

    A travel blog entry by kameron

    3

    ... words stripped away, I could only listen to and look at emotion. Pure emotion. The way someone's eyes light up as though they only see you and nothing else; how laughter sounds when it is for the sake of enjoyment and not courtesy; how a hug feels knowing it is not given out of necessity; what a smile looks like when it comes from within. This is love, and I'm so happy I was able to experience it here. I can't wait to come ...

    Day 17 - Izmir (City tour)

    A travel blog entry by wazinturkey_13

    14

    We set out in the morning for our first real "touristy" day by hopping on a 'hop on, hop off' bus to see the sights of Izmir. Our first stop was the City of Agora. Dating back to 1st or 2nd century AD, it was another example of some amazing ancient ruins within Turkey. Following Agora we moved onto a museum and then a archaeology museum of very ancient artefacts. I saw a statue of the head of Zues, some coffins and the remains of a new born baby. We stopped for some lunch ...

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    This 4 star hotel, located on Akdeniz Caddesi No 2, Izmir, is near The Agora, Konak Pier, Kadifekale, and Synagogue Street (Havra Sokagi).
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