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shores of the Aegean present one of the loveliest landscapes in Turkey.
The coastline is
magnificent, lapped by crystal waters, abounding in vast beautiful beaches,
olive groves, rocky and wooded shores, all under a perfect blue sky. The Aegean
Coast is richly adorned with idyllic fishing villages, popular holiday villages
and the remains of many ancient cities, the inheritance of more than 5,000 years
of history, culture and mythology. Along the length of the coast all kinds of
accommodations can be found to suit every taste and pocket. The Aegean is the
perfect holiday centre for all kinds of people: lovers of clear blue seas,
lovers of nature, sun worshippers, photographers, sportsmen, sailors, and
archaeologists. There is something for everyone.
lands of the Aegean interior have been home to many important early
civilizations. Today the cities, towns and villages contain the remains of these
civilizations, a lot of interesting traditional Turkish architecture, and many
Ottoman mosques. There are many hot springs in the region and the adjacent
resorts accommodate those seeking their pleasurable and beneficial effects.