Izmir is a city in Turkey along the Aegean coastline. Izmir is the third largest city in Turkey, the second largest port city and a vibrant, charming and cosmopolitan city that certainly is exciting to visit! The total population of the metropolitan area is about 4 million.
From the Izmir Travel Guide
Got up just before the alarm clock went off and discovered that it is raining as I put the kettle on for the early morning cuppa. Apart from odd short sharp showers, this is the first rain that has affected us for weeks. Izmir is the third largest city in Turkey (after Istanbul and Ankara) and looks really huge ...
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