Did You Know That ...?
• Izmir was established at least 5000 years ago.
• Epic poet Homer”(9th century B.C), the author of “the Iliad and the Odyssey” was born in Izmir.
• Three of the “Seven Churches” which were mentioned in Bible are in Ýzmir.
• One of the Seven Wonders of the antiquity, Temple of Artemis is at Ephesus.