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Archaeological Excavations in Izmir: A Mother Goddess Figurine Found
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Archaeological Excavations in Izmir: A Mother Goddess Figurine Found

Archaeological excavations in Izmir Yeşilova and Yassıtepe mounds of the Bornova district has recently ended. Diggings have revealed that an 8,200-year-old mother goddess figurine. What’s more, archaeologists have also revealed fishing-related net weights, various kinds of jewelry items, as well as fish fossils, and numerous mussels remain. Archaeological Excavations in Izmir Extended The Life of…

Breaking News: Earthquake in Izmir Magnitude 6.6 Killed at least 12
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Breaking News: Earthquake in Izmir Magnitude 6.6 Killed at least 12

A 6.6-magnitude earthquake occurred in Izmir. The earthquake affected the coast of Seferihisar district in the western province of Izmir on Friday (today). The Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) made the statement earlier today. The tremors occurred in the Aegean Sea at a depth of 16.5 kilometers (10.3 miles). However, people felt it across…

Izmir International Fair Welcomes Its Guests for the 88th Times This Year
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Izmir International Fair Welcomes Its Guests for the 88th Times This Year

The famous Izmir International Fair is celebrating its 88th year in 2019, taking place between 6-15 September. The fair is the biggest and the oldest in Turkey. The international fair is the source of pride of Turkey’s fairs and expositions industry. In addition to that, the fair is also notable for hosting a series of…

Coffee Festival Izmir: The 4 Years of Tradition
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Coffee Festival Izmir: The 4 Years of Tradition

Izmir Coffee Festival is our 2nd file on spreading coffee culture in Turkey. After the first “coffee festival” article, now here we are again with the second coffee festival article. Our first coffee festival text was about Istanbul Coffee Festival (ICF). You can find all the details in our text in which we analysed elaborately…

Sila Turkoglu: Seher of Long-Lasting Turkish Drama “Emanet” (Legacy)
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Sila Turkoglu: Seher of Long-Lasting Turkish Drama “Emanet” (Legacy)

Every single day, we explore a new, talented, and shining Turkish celebrity. This is what makes Turkish dramas and TV series so special. Sila Turkoglu is only one of them that today we are going to be mentioning. You may have probably heard of her name before either on our website or some other resources…

40-Year-Old Turkish Actor Kaan Urgancioglu to Challenge Years
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40-Year-Old Turkish Actor Kaan Urgancioglu to Challenge Years

The prestigious Turkish actor Kaan Urgancioglu has been in the entertainment sector for almost a quarter-century. So, the actor has starred in numerous TV series, dramas, and feature films. Urgancioglu draws attention not only with his talent in acting but also with his impressive physical appearance, too. He is now on the agenda with his…

Best Turkish Raki Brands That Will Change the Way You Look at Alcohol!
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Best Turkish Raki Brands That Will Change the Way You Look at Alcohol!

Every country has a hooch that identifies with itself. For instance, it is France or Italy that comes to mind when someone talks about wine. Or, when the topic is beer, Germany or Belgium are the first countries to refer to. Or else, it is definitely Russia if we are looking for a place to…

Hilal Altınbilek, aka Turkish Angelina Jolie, and Beyond
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Hilal Altınbilek, aka Turkish Angelina Jolie, and Beyond

The beautiful actress Hilal Altınbilek had played the leading role in Bir Zamanlar Çukurova (Bitter Lands). As you may recall, the Turkish drama was one of the phenomenon series of ATV. Well, the attractive Turkish actress is among the names that attract attention with her every move. The actress, who has a great deal of fans base,…

The Best Turkish Meatballs: Delicious and Mouth-Watering Flavors
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The Best Turkish Meatballs: Delicious and Mouth-Watering Flavors

Wherever you go, wherever you visit in Turkey, you will always come across delicious regional Turkish flavors. As you know pretty well, Turkish cuisine has numerous regional and traditional foods. However, Turkish meatballs always have a special place among any other flavor. There are many cities in Turkey that are famous for their meatballs. But…