One of the most popular resorts in Turkey is famousyour beach holiday. High season in the country is from late May to mid-October, and all the seas of Turkey in this period become a zone of increased attention of tourists from around the world.
Which sea to Turkey?
If you ask any student, fascinatedgeography, which the sea washes Turkey, the answer would be - "As many as four!". The state law has the status of sea power, as is the Black, Aegean, Marmara and Mediterranean Seas. Turkish coastline of the Mediterranean and Black Seas are approximately equal in length and is 1500 and 1600 km respectively. The Black Sea is located in the northern part of the country and the Mediterranean limits Anatolian peninsula to the south.
The most "resort" Sea Turkey - Mediterranean. The temperature of water in it in the holiday season is on average 27 degrees. On its shore lie the numerous hotels, and the names of the most famous holiday destinations on the Turkish Mediterranean Riviera, known to all fans of high-quality and inexpensive recreation. All guests are welcome to Antalya and Alanya, where the noisy beaches, excellent restaurants and gay discos turn holiday or vacation into an unforgettable adventure.
What Turkey is washed by the sea in the west? Aegean, which is a matter of fact the eastern part of the Mediterranean and offers tourists a great vacation on new and already-established resorts. In the Aegean Sea the active beach life fans prefer to relax in Kemer, where the historical and architectural attractions are combined with the most modern hotels and nightclubs, and lovers of unity with nature choose relaxed Dalaman. Aegean beaches are distinguished by special cleanliness, the air temperature at the local beach destination, even in the hottest days, slightly lower than in the Mediterranean, and the water warms up to +25.
Marmara - an inland sea between the Black andAegean. It is limited to the Bosphorus Strait in Istanbul's neighborhood and the Dardanelles Strait to the south. These straits connecting the Sea of Marmara with the Black and Aegean respectively.
Interesting facts about Turkey Sea
- The Black Sea is the lowest layer contains practically no living microorganisms.
- Marmara Sea, named after the island of Marmara, which was extracted the famous Turkish marble.
- The depth of the Mediterranean Sea in the central part of more than five kilometers.
- After a swim in the Aegean Sea, because of its high content of salt, be sure to take a fresh shower.