Turkey Outlets and cheap shopping addresses

Turkey Outlets and cheap shopping addresses in Turkey Shopping is an indispensable part of our daily life. Outlet shops have become the addresses for cheaper shopping. Many brands manufacture cheaper products especially for their outlets. List of some outlet center Click More »

Balıkesir

Balıkesir: Blessed with numerous islands where lush green forests stretch along the shores of the infinite sea, Balıkesir province is also the habitat of abundant olive groves. Founded by the Mysians in ancient times, Balıkesir has been one of the Click More »

Amasya

Amasya:  The city where the Sultans’ sons were educated and the legendary city where Ferhad had to mine the mountains to reunite with his beloved Shirin, Amasya has been one of the major cities of many civilizations since the ancient Click More »

Mersin

Mersin Mersin: One of the warmest and most beautiful cities of the Mediterranean region that can be visited for its authentic flavors and beautiful beaches any time of the year. Mersin is one of the most developed cities of the Click More »

Burdur

Burdur Burdur: Located in the western part of the Mediterranean Region, Burdur is a major city where scenic beauties meet with historical archaeology Settled for the first time in 7000 BC, Burdur has been home to many civilizations and ancient Click More »

Yalova

Yalova: Surrounded by the Marmara Sea, Yalova is a peaceful and relaxing city rich in thermal springs and abundant nature. It is estimated that Yalova was founded in the 7th century BC by Bithynians from Thrace. Yalova is rich in Click More »

Karabük

Karabük Karabük is situated on an important trade route between Amasra on the coast and central Anatolia. Karabük is a town and the capital district of Karabük Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Karabük was built in the 1930s as the seat of the iron and steel Click More »

Photo Gallery

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Museums

The unequaled works of art and remains belonging to the many civilizations and societies that left their mark in Turkey are preserved across the centuries to welcome today’s visitors. Shedding light into history, far and recent, this legacy is well-preserved Click More »

Winter Sports

Turkey, which attracts the attention with different scenic beauties every season, offers the most beautiful ski slopes in winter. The Skiing centers of Anatolia welcome many winter sports enthusiasts and offer slopes that are suitable for a variety of winter Click More »

Water Sports

The crossroads of Europe and Asia surrounded by the Black Sea, the Mediterranean, and Aegean and Marmara seas, Turkey is the heart of water sports. Turkey is a peninsula awaiting its visitors to explore the seas of magnificently unique regions. Click More »

Outdoor Sports

For the active tourist Turkey has many mountains that offer winter sport activities . The mountains offer wonderful winter sports like skiing, mountain climbing and hiking. Enjoy the winter sports by checking out some of the to climbing sites such Click More »

Alternative Tourism

Alternative tourism options appeal to a wide range of holiday makers who are looking for options other than the classic holiday! Turkey offers a variety of alternatives and services ranging from eco-tourism as a means to commune with nature to Click More »

Antique Cities

Home to the world’s earliest settlements and numerous civilizations ranging from the tiniest of communities to the greatest of empires, Anatolia invites you to discover its ancient cities. Aphrodisias With a history dating back to 5000 BC, the ancient city Click More »

Ephesus

Ephesus Ephesus; one of the most important regions of Izmir and Turkey and the most famous Greek city of the ancient times with a heritage dating back to 6 thousand BC The ancient city of Ephesus located close to Seljuk, Click More »

Alanya

Alanya Alanya; one of nature’s most generous regions located by in front of the Toros mountains by the Mediterranean Sea and the hub of many civilizations throughout the centuries Located on a peninsula reaching into the in the Mediterranean Sea, Click More »

Uzungöl

Uzungöl Uzungöl: Located within the province of Trabzon, one of the most beautiful cities of Eastern Black Sea Region, Uzungöl, with its lush green nature and calm water, peacefully lies within a valley.   Uzungöl is the lake that also Click More »

Historical Peninsula

Historical Peninsula Historical Peninsula: A historical region which has flourished over the centuries since its earliest settlement, the Historical Peninsula hosts invaluable monuments of bygone civilizations. Also called Suriçi (Walled City) the area was founded in 685 BC and named Click More »

Selçuk

Selçuk Selçuk:  Center of many civilizations since ancient times, both sacred and historic region and the open air museum of Izmir. Selçuk, with a history dating back to 6000 BC, abounds in valuable artifacts illustrative of the culture and architecture Click More »

Safranbolu

Safranbolu Safranbolu:  A dreamy town of historical significance, Safranbolu is located in the Black Sea Region and inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. Mentioned in Homer’s Iliad, Safranbolu, with a history dating back to ancient times, has been one Click More »

 

Side: One of the most amazing corners of Antalya the shining star of the Mediterranean and among the most crucial port cities of antiquity, Side is an irresistible holiday resort


Side which means pomegranate and refers to the mother goddess of
Anatolia, was an ancient city that developed its own local language after it was founded in 700 BC.   


Side became a major center of culture, science and trade during the Roman period
and continued to remain the center of successive civilizations throughout history.


With the immigration of Cretans, Side eventually came under the influence of the culture of Crete that manifested itself strongly in the architecture, culture, village houses and local cuisine of the region.

Blessed with numerous natural wonders and a rich cultural and historical heritage, Side welcomes its guests any time of the year and deserving its place among unforgettable memories.

Attractions


Side one of the major cities of the ancient world, fascinates visitors with its cultural heritage and splendid landscape.
Built on the site where once the Roman bath was constructed, the Museum of Side is a world-renowned museum exhibiting the unique artifacts of the ancient city of Side.
The Side Amphitheater is situated at the center, the narrower section of the peninsula where the city is located. Bearing traces of the Hellenistic and Roman periods this awesome theater will make you feel like an actor on stage.
Constructed of piled up stone blocks and located on the southern side of the peninsula, the harbor of Side offers tremendous views.The turquoise coast of Side is a convenient spot for all sorts of water sports. Particularly diving enthusiasts will love the geographical area offering fine sandy beaches and crystal clear seas.
Vacationers who want to explore this magnificent region where history meets the deep blue seas are more than welcome in Side!

Events


Side welcomes its guests with a variety of festivals and events held at the Side Amphitheater that has been well preserved since centuries. The amphitheater fascinates everyone with its magnificent architecture.Organized annually with the participation of special guests and participants from around the world, the International Culture and Art Festival of Side welcomes a great number of well-known artists and offers a rich program including cultural activities and musical entertainment.
Vacationers looking for exiting air shows and tournaments may prefer to visit Airshow Side organized annually in May, and watch the acrobatic flights and follow the flight simulator contests.

Air


Located east of Antalya, Side, 78 km away from the center, is easily and quickly accessible.
Travelers to Side may take the flight from Istanbul to Antalya airport and get on one of the shuttles or transportation facilities leaving from the airport to Side.
Passengers who prefer the highways may take any of the shuttle buses between any major city in Turkey and Antalya and take any of the transportation facilities from Antalya central bus station to Side.
The holiday resort can be reached after a short journey by getting on one of the transportation vehicles leaving from the city center of Antalya on any time of the day.
Once in Side you will immediately enjoy the wonderful sea and the historical texture of the town!
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