Mediterranean is surrounded with Europe on the north, Africa on the south and Asia on the east. This nurturing sea is separated from Atlantic Ocean’ with ‘Straits of Gibraltar’ and from ‘Red Sea’ with ‘Suez Canal’. In addition to this, the Mediterranean Sea covers 2.5 million km².
Some of the best places located in Mediterranean, fascinating tourist all around the world are Santorini - Greece, Barcelona - Spain, Dubrovnik - Croatia, Lisbon - Portugal, Rome - Italy and Çeşme - Turkey. Between all these alternatives especially Turkey harbors located in Mediterranean and Aegean are accepted as foremost locations with their natural beauty and historical value.
Those places are namely; Antalya, Anamur, Adana, Mersin, Çeşme, Marmaris, Ölüdeniz, Bodrum, Fethiye and Göcek. Moreover, Çeşme is in the west side of İzmir and surrounded with Urla on the east, with Karaburun on the north and with Aegean Sea on the south and on the west.According to Pausanias, Erythrai was built by Cretans. Before Christ 7th century, the city had been ruled by Tyrant and later on had been entered sovereignty of Lydia until B.C 560. The city has been under the sovereignty of Persians until it has been freed by Alexander the Great. City is surrounded with walls still carrying the beautiful antic stonework.Region of Çeşme met with Turkish sovereignty with one of most famous Turkish sailor Çaka Bey at the end of the 11th century. In the end of the 14. Century the city had been entered to the Ottoman Empire sovereignty. As being one of the most astonishing creations of Ottoman Empire, Castle of Çeşme is a focus of interest for tourists visiting Çeşme. Historical monuments and works obtained during the excavations conducted in and around of Çeşme are exhibited in the museum located in the castle of Çeşme. In addition to this, Kervansaray located in the castle is also another monument to be seen.In Turkey, one of the yacht destinations to see is between Çeşme and Kuşadası.
Due to the beautiful nature of bays and coastlines tourism of yacht is dramatically increased in this region recently. In addition to this there is also another port with a capacity of two tonnage used for commercial purposes designed to shelter 150 ships at a time. Moreover, Alaçatı port has a capacity of approx.80 yacht to shelter at a time and highly recommended for yachters.
Another option is Altınyunus. Altunyunus port has capacity of 70 big and 40 little ships to shelter at a time. As another alternative there is Marmaris. History of the Marmaris dates back to 12000 B.C. Marmaris has lived its golden age during Byzantium had been ruling the region thanks to being a marble trade harbor.
The name of "Marmaris" stands for "city of marble".Marmaris Bay, which a natural harbor, has 3 yacht marinas with 1100 yacht capacity and a yacht marina with 1200 yacht capacity. The region is located on the Blue Cruise route. In order to improve the yacht tourism every 5 years International Yacth Festival and International Marmaris Yacht Race are organized. These organizations are majorly contributed to the economical devolopement of the region.
If you want to see Marmaris region with your family and friends, ‘Kaptan Mehmet Buğra gulet’ is a good example for a choice of yacht. This gullet is a Turkish classic and will take you to the best bays, coastlines and also wherever you want.
Bodrum was a quiet fishermen town until the mid-20th century. In recent years, it has become a touristic location visited by people all around the world. In addition to that Bodrum has also a beautiful harbor. You may visit ‘Palmarina Yalıkavak’ destination if you want to see the high standard, elegant and comfortable green places that will make you feel like you are in heaven.
During the day you can sunbath in your yacht under the all-day shining sun. There are palm trees everywhere and the Yalıkavak has bays like aquarium in which you can see plentiful fishes and swim with them.
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