Turkey resorts: Czech
Similar to the claw of the Big Peninsula Czheme, Fencing the Izmir Bay from the sea, forms many smaller capes, islands and about one and a half dozen bays. In the western point is the town Czech (CESME, 80 km from Izmir), the most conservative from the coastal resorts of the Aegean coast.
Glaz city brought thermal sources (the name of the city is translated as "a source"), in abundance of water supplying local hotels and boarding houses. The surroundings of the town in ancient times were famous for the beautiful wine-growing area, but now there is almost no trace from the vineyards, and once extensive gardens replaced pine forests. The climate here is noticeable land here, windy and cooler than anywhere else on the west coast of Turkey, especially compared with dried and hot Izmir or stuffy swinging. All this together – climate, pines and thermal sources – and made the Czech in what it is in our days – a fashionable and fashionable resort, a focused not only on the beach holiday, but also to improvement and sports events.
- View of the city from the fortress
- Yachts in the harbor Cesme
- Genoese fortress
- central square
Three main streets of the city depart from the square Kumhuret-Maidana. Esplanade envelopes the coastline, leaving north, to a small fishing port, an equally small beach and further, to Cape Studyburunlar. And almost in the center, near the shore, the majestic rises Genoese fortress (XIV B., Open from Thursday to Sunday with 8.30 to 12.00 and from 13.00 to 17.30, entrance – 3 TRY), in which a small museum is located, an ancient outdoor theater and a popular restaurant, which offers a magnificent view of the bay.
In a few blocks to the south, the Caravan Saraight of the Board of the Board of Suleiman Magnificent, restored as a luxury hotel. And north of the castle, in the heart of old quarters, there is a huge old Greek basilica Ayos Aralambos (X-XI centuries.) in which the art gallery is now located.
Beach Vacation and Balneology
The main point of attraction here are the famous resort complexes and SPA centers of the city, an alternative stretching along the bay. All conditions for recreation and treatment are created here, dozens and hundreds of shops, salons, sports centers and so on. And the local surfinctor is considered one of the best in Turkey – constant strong winds at Cape Fener create all the conditions for this.
Resting in Cesme, you can make an excursion to the Greek Islands of Chios, Samos and Kos, in the historic cities of Ertitrate, Ephesus, Izmir and Pergam.
They even come here daily large ferries from Italy (Brindisi and Ancona) visiting many other interesting Greek islands on the way. Daily dozens of boats and boats are sent from the fishing port throughout the coast, which also a lot of mineral sources. Usually they depart at 10.30 and return to 17.30, the trip costs about 25 try (including breakfast) and allows you to get acquainted with the most interesting places in a short time.
The tourist office of the city is located next to the customs near the pier. Open from May to September – from Monday to Friday from 8.30 to 19.00, Saturday and Sunday – from 9.00 to 17.00; From October to April daily from 8.30 to 12.00 and from 13.00 to 17.00. Phone – (0232) 712-66-53.
Reviews and studies of trips
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Sniffer | September 2006
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