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Demirci

Demirci is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 59.314, of which 21.230 live in the town of Demirci. The district covers an area of 1.473 km 2, and the ...

Guney

Guney is a town and district of Denizli Province in the inner Aegean region of Turkey. Guney district area neighbors those of four other districts of the same province from east to west, clockwise Buldan, Akkoy, Denizli central district and Çal a ...

Ilyaslı

Ilyaslı is a belde in the central district of Usak Province, Turkey. Situated at 38°36′N 29°12′E it is in the interior subregion of the Aegean Region. The distance to Usak is 18 kilometres. The population of the town was 1963 as of 2011. The sett ...

Inceler, Bozkurt

The true history of the place is not exactly known, as the first inhabitants of Inceler dates back 800–900 years from now. There are various rumours told by the elders of the town about this. According to the most widely accepted one; Physical co ...

Kale, Denizli

Kale is an attractive rural district of Denizli Province of Turkey near the town of Tavas. Kale is a 45-minute drive from Denizli on the road from the city of Denizli to the Aegean city of Muğla. The mayor is Ismail Yarımca. The climate is hot in ...

Karahisar

Karahisar is a town in Tavas district of Denizli Province, Turkey. It is situated at 37°37′N 28°57′E along the Akçay creek, a tributary of Buyukmenderes River. The distance to Tavas is 10 kilometres. The population of Karahisar was 3403 as of 201 ...

Karbasan

Karbasan is a belde in Karahallı district of Usak Province, Turkey. At 38°17′N 29°35′E it is situated to the southeast of karahallı. The distance to Karahallı is 6 kilometres and to Usak is 65 kilometres. The population of Karbasan is 1383 as of ...

Kula, Manisa

Kula is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 52.986 of which 24.217 live in the town of Kula. The district covers an area of 918 km 2, and the town lies ...

Kutahya Province

Kutahya Province is a province in the Aegean region of Turkey. It is 11.875 km 2 in size, and the population is 571.554. In 1990, Kutahya had a population of 578.000. The neighboring provinces are Bursa to the northwest, Bilecik to the northeast, ...

Lake Marmara

Lake Marmara is a lake in Manisa Province, western Turkey, bordered by the district areas of Golmarmara to the northwest, whose name itself is inspired by the lake, and in larger part by Salihli. Lake Marmara is located in the alluvial valley of ...

Madra Mountains

Madra Mountains are in western Anatolia, Aegean Region of Turkey. They are horst type geological formation. The highest point of the mountains is Maya Hill.

Omurca

Omurca is a small belde in Ulubey district of Usak Province, Turkey. At 38°32′N 29°16′E it is situated to the south of Usak and to the north of Ulubey. The distance to Ulubey is 18 kilometres and to Usak is 24 kilometres. The population of Omurca ...

Saphane mountain

Saphane is one of Western Anatolias highest mountains; at Ulugedik peak, it is 2.120 metres in height. Saphane is located in the southwest of Kutahya Province, Turkey. The Gediz river originates at the mountain and empties into the Aegean east of ...

Sarıgol

Sarıgol is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 35.621 of which 12.043 live in the town of Sarıgol. The district covers an area of 357 km 2, and the tow ...

Selendi

Selendi is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 26.061 of which 8.095 live in the town of Selendi. The district covers an area of 701 km 2, and the town ...

Serinhisar

Other names include Karia in Latin and Kızılhisar literally "a red castle". The latter is the name given by the Seljuk Turks as there were brick built fortifications here. The name was changed to Serinhisar literally "a cool castle" in 1987, appa ...

Soma, Manisa

Soma is a town and district of Manisa Province in the Aegean region of Turkey. According to the 2009 census, the population of the district is 101.011, of which 74.158 live in the town of Soma. The district covers an area of 839 km 2, and the tow ...

Takmak, Esme

Takmak, Esme is a town in Usak Province Western Turkey, located at 38 ° 2655 "N 28 ° 5837" E. The village is famous for its rugs. But nowadays rug production is reduced. Takmak is 6 km from the town of Esme. It has a continental climate transitio ...

Tavas

Tavas is a town and a district of Denizli Province of Turkey, on a wide plain on the road to Muğla, near to the district of Kale. Population is around 12.720

Usak Province

Usak is a province in western Turkey. Its adjacent provinces are Manisa to the west, Denizli to the south, Afyon to the east, and Kutahya to the north. The provincial capital is Usak, and its licence location code is 64. The province covers an ar ...

Yeleğen

Yeleğen is a belde in Esme district of Usak Province, Turkey. Situated at 38°20′N 28°55′E it is one of the western most settlements of the province. The distance to Esme is 12 kilometres and to Usak is 65 kilometres. The population of the town is ...

Yenicekent

Yenicekent is a depending township in Buldan district, Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. The region is notable for its high plains covered with dense forests. Yenicekent is also the site of ancient Tripolis of Phrygia.

Yunt Mountains

According to ancient time geographer Strabon, the name of the Yunt Mountains in old times were Aspordenon. Aigai, one of the twelve cities of ancient Aeolis is on the Yunt Mountains in modern Manisa province. Gambrion and Paleogambrion cities, wh ...

Zeytinliova

Zeytinliova is a municipality in Akhisar District, Manisa Province, Turkey. It is also known as Palamut, Yavakoy and Yayakoy. It is 18 km from the town of Akhisar.The population of Zeytinliova was 3769 as of 2011. The municipality has a Mediterra ...

Aymaç

Aymaç is a recreation area in Dereli district of Giresun Province located in eastern Black Sea Region of Turkey. It is located between the Kumbet and Uzundere villages of Dereli. From Giresun it is reached via an asphalt road 52 km 32 mi) startin ...

Ballıca Cave

Ballıca Cave, is a small cave situated at 6 km southeast of Pazar, Tokat Province, Turkey. The cave is 600 m southeast of the village Ballıca. Ballıca Cave is a fossil cave. Its overall length is 68 m 223 ft. The upper sections are composed of Pe ...

Bayat, Çorum

Bayat is a district of Çorum Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. It is located at 83 km from the city of Çorum, near the town of Iskilip. It covers an area of 770 km², and the population is 23.323 of which 8.479 live in the town of Bayat. ...

Bektas, Giresun

Bektas may be a Turkish compound word of bek, "strong", and tas "stone", which refers to the big stones and rocky places on the plateau. However, according to Chepnis, it is an eponym for Haji Bektash Veli who was a holy man and a famous religiou ...

Boğazkale

Boğazkale is a district of Çorum Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey, located 87 kilometres from the city of Çorum. Formerly known as Boğazkoy, Boghaz Keui or Boghazkoy, this small town sits in a rural area on the road from Çorum to Yozgat ...

Bolaman

Bolaman is a town in Fatsa district of Ordu Province, Turkey. At 41°02′N 37°35′E it is a coastal town on Turkish state highway D.010 which runs along the Black Sea coast. The distance to Fatsa is 8 kilometres to Ordu is 47 kilometres. The populat ...

Boztepe Hill, Trabzon

Boztepe or Mount Minthrion is a hill near Trabzon in Turkey. It is located 3 kilometers southeast of the city center of Trabzon. The Değirmendere Valley lies to the east of Boztepe. The Kaymaklı quarter occupies most of the Boztepe hill. The area ...

Çağlayan, Trabzon

Çağlayan is a town in the central district of Trabzon Province, Turkey. At 40°54′N 39°43′E it is situated along the valley of Altındere creek. It is on Turkish state highway D.885 which connects Trabzon to hinterland. The distance to Trabzon is 1 ...

Çamoluk

Çamoluk is a town and a district of Giresun Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Being 180 km inland, in a valley of the upper Kelkit River, Çamoluk is different in landscape, climate and lifestyle from the city of Giresun and the other di ...

Çanakçı

Çanakçı is a town and a district of Giresun Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. Çanakçı is a small town of 1.848 people in a district of forest and scattered villages inland from the Black Sea coastal town of Gorele. It was founded as a v ...

Çarsıbası

Çarsıbası is a town and district of Trabzon Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. The mayor is Coskun Yılmaz. Çarsıbası is a town and district in the East Black Sea region in Turkey, 34 km from Giresun, on the west coastal path. Its, old na ...

Çatalpınar

Çatalpınar is a town and district of Ordu Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey, 56 km from the city of Ordu and 20 km from the town of Fatsa. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 23.192 of which 10.265 live in the tow ...

Dereli

Dereli is a town and district of Giresun Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. The mayor is Kazım Zeki Senlikoğlu. Dereli is a small town of 6.043 people in attractive countryside, in the valley of the Aksu Deresi and Akkaya River, inland 2 ...

Derepazarı

Derepazarı is a town and district of Rize Province on the Black Sea coast of Turkey between the cities of Rize and Trabzon, 8 km weast of the city of Rize.

Dernekpazarı

Dernekpazarı is a district of Trabzon Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey.The old name of the town was Kondu and the current mayor of the town is Mehmet Asık. Dernekpazarı is part of the Of-valley system ; it lies between the coastal Of di ...

Dodurga, Çorum

Dodurga is a district of Çorum Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. It is located at 42 km north of the city of Çorum, 35 km from the town of Osmancık on the road to Iskilip. The mayor is Mustafa Aydın.

Doğankent

Doğankent is a hilly district in the valley of the Harsit. The climate is typical of the Black Sea region; lots of rain, summer and winter. Doğankent is a small town of 3.383 people, providing high schools and other basic amenities to the surroun ...

Durağan

Durağan is a town and district of Sinop Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. The town is at the location where Kızıl River joins its tributary the Gok just before crossing the last mountain range northwards to the Black Sea. Rice farming i ...

Duzyurt

Trabzon has a climate typical of the Black Sea region with plentiful precipitation. Under the Koppen climate classification, it has a humid subtropical climate Koppen: Cfa Summers are warm and humid, and the average maximum temperature is around ...

Erbaa

Erbaa is a town and a district of Tokat Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. One kilometer east-southeast of Erbaa is the archaeological site of Horoztepe. The mayor is Ertuğrul Karagol

Eskipazar

Eskipazar is a town and district of Karabuk Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. According to the 2000 census, the population of the district was 16.365, of whom 8.457 lived in the town of Eskipazar. The district covers an area of 740 km 2 ...

Golkoy

Golkoy is a town and district of Ordu Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey. The town is located 60 km inland from the city of Ordu on the road to Sivas. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 66.491 of which 24.162 live ...

Guneysu

Guneysu was formerly named in Greek Potomya Ποταμιὰ, "river village" and the name persists in local usage to this day, as Guneysu stands on a plain watered by the Potomya river, a tributary of the Taslıdere or Askoroz river the ancient and Byzant ...

Gurgentepe

Gurgentepe is a small town and mountainous district of Ordu Province in the Black Sea region of Turkey, 48 km inland from the city of Ordu. According to the 2000 census, population of the district is 36.860 of which 18.313 live in the town of Gur ...

Guzelkent, Sinop

Guzelkent is a belde in Turkeli District of Sinop Province, Turkey. It is a coastal town of Black Sea at 41°57′N 34°24′E. It is 5 kilometres east of Turkeli. The population of the town is 1494 as of 2011. According to old maps, there was a Greek ...

Harmanlı, Arsin

Harmanlı is a village in the district of Arsin, Trabzon Province, Turkey. It is located 28 kilometers from Trabzon, 8 kilometers from Arsin, and 8-9 kilometers from Yomra. The early name of Harmanlı was Varvara. This name is an Anatolian version ...