The resorts of Turkey – Focha
Located in 65 km from Chandarla (FOCA) FOChA — is the modern city of Turkey on a place of the old Fokei based in 1000 by ionsky colonists. Later she became the member of the Ionic union, even in spite of the fact that was on the district эллинов. There comes tiny number of tourists on summer holiday in Turkey. Fokiytsa there were the glorified seafarers, whose huge vessels, true works of art, went on the main trading ways of the Mediterranean from V century BC. Among many cities founded by them it is possible to mention Massiliya who has become at present Marseille. Galleys of fokiyets with fifty oarsmen could transport 500 passengers or their weight equivalent in valuable metals. Turkey, information for tourists: on the basis of excavation of 1913 the assumption has been made that directly fokiyets have entered writing in the south of France and have extended olive trees across the Mediterranean. Later Byzantines have presented to Fokey to genoeses who have returned an ancient fortress and possessed the city till XIV century, paying a tribute to Sarukhan’s emirs, and later — to Ottoman Turks. The original name of the city of Fokey occurs from the Greek word "seal". This animal still often is met here by tourists in Turkey in the form of sculptures, on logos of the local companies etc. Directly the sounds which are let out by seals, could lay down in base of the myth about the sirens enticing seamen on reeves which is stated in Homer’s "Odyssey". During travel to Turkey you learn that the small local colony of the seal monk who was on the verge of disappearance at present is protected by the special decree of the country and is object of radeniye of Global Fund of the Wild Nature (World Wildlife Fund).
Фоча – the small, silent resort of Turkey
That you liked the local sea, better and actually to be a seal, to which at all strong currents, the sharp stones, practically all the year round cold water and unlimited quantity of wild beaches of Turkey. One more factor constraining development of Fochi, the naval base located here the area to the North from which is closed is. All this has not prevented Foche to become the loved summer resort of inhabitants of Izmir and Manisa which receive or remove here real estate of Turkey on the coast. Recently some European tour operators have joined them, but the city has simply coped with flow of tourists both still represents small and moderately weakened resort of Turkey. Good entertainment is here one-day boat excursion to adjoining islands, or you can rent the car and go to travel on the North or the East deep into coasts.
The trip to Turkey from Krasnoyarsk will give you unforgettable memoirs from summer holiday.