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Address: Street no 927, Izmir, Turkey
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US$238.73*
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Jewish Synagogue Heritage Tour From Izmir
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Private Jewish Heritage Tour: Sardis and Imir Day Trip from Kusadasi

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Small Street where we can appreciate different tastes of fish, vegetables, fruits and meats. Incorpore in your visit to Kemeralti Market this Street

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 27 August 2016
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Porto, Portugal
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were lucky to have a guide who arranged for us to go into several synagogues which we found interesting. The synagogues are clustered together next to a thriving food market. It's nice to see that the synagogues do not need 24/7 armed security as in other countries. Our guide was from the community and explained the unfortunate decline (only... More 

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Madrid, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

Small Street where we can appreciate different tastes of fish, vegetables, fruits and meats. Incorpore in your visit to Kemeralti Market this Street

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Izmir, Turkey
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 May 2016

This is the very famous street in Izmir. There are many old synagogues in this stree. Some of them are still in use. Some very historic. Nowadays they have been reparing them and very important to visit specially for Jewish people

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 102 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 February 2016

you can't miss it if you are walking in Bazaar. Nothing special, but if you like watching people, market, just browse around and enjoy the moment

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izmir
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2016

You can taste the spirit of Mediterranean Life at this street. It is unbelievable that there are seven synagogues in these small street and you can find fresh local tastes. It was a favorite place for our Grandma's for daily grocery shopping:) and for us too :)

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Alexandria, Virginia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

It was a great way to see the locals at work and the colorful side of Turkey. Everyone was helpful and friendly.

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Sheffield, England
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2015

It is quite right that you have to arrange access to see the six synagogues in this street. We did this through a professional guide, Levent Solmaz, who can be reached via his website, and it was a thoroughly absorbing, really interesting visit. The great thing was that the synagogues range from 400 or so years old to about 100... More 

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Alicante, Spain
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

It is sad to hear that so few of the once strong Jewish population remain today. The synagogues themselves are there, poorly presented and apparently not open.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 August 2015

If you interested traditional bazaar in turkey. You should see this street in izmir. All is fresh and the street is from republic of turkey.

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Ankara
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2015

As most parts of Kemeralti, higher levels of buildings cannot be seen because of the tarpaulins across the blocks. Thus it was almost impossible to see the surroundings around this market. Havra street was a regular public market. There were mostly fish and vegetable shops. We bought some cheese special of the region from Meshur peynirci, which was a right... More 

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