With its population of almost 2 million, it is one of the fastest growing cities in Turkey.
With around 300 five-star hotels, it is the capital of tourism not only in Turkey, also in the whole region.
It is a global city with its international airport where you can find direct flights to destinations all around the world.
It is a global attraction center with over 10 million tourists arriving from different countries every year.
In the sectors such as; industry, agriculture, construction, export and yachting, it is a dynamic and rapidly-growing city.
It is the 3rd most visited city of the world by international tourists.