İzmir Museum of History & Art
Containing three separate departments (Sculpture, Ceramics and Precious Artefacts), this museum, renovated in 2014, gives a good...
Şifalı Lüks Hamamı
This super-clean hamam dating from the 16th century has a lovely domed and marble interior.
City Museum & Archive
Housed in a fire station built by the British in 1923, this small but perfectly formed museum has displays on İzmir’s history and a...
This very pleasant modern place that never sleeps serves ups some of the best ızgara (grills) in the city. Excellent soups (₺6 to ₺10)...
Ankara Lokantası information
Lonely Planet review
Near the Basmane train station is this humble eatery that fills with local workers during the week and a relaxed drop-in crowd on weekends. It's a traditional 'point-and-pick' joint with loads of meat, rice and vegetable dishes.