Izmir is rich in history with many ancient sites to explore. Enjoy the vibrant music festivals that are held throughout the year and visit the popular bazaar to get a real taste of the Turkish lifestyle. There are lots of things to do and see in this beautiful city.

1. Festivals in Izmir

During the spring and the summer the city plays host to festivals featuring top names in the world of music. If you fancy dancing the night away then travel in March for the European Jazz Festival.
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3. Explore Izmir’s Konak Square

Visit southern Izmir to see the traditional Konak Square between the bazaar and downtown waterfront. Visit the Yali Mosque and the interesting clock tower then stroll over to the Museum of Modern Art.
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