The opening of the 21st International Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festival will be held by Giuseppe Verdiâs opera âAidaâ on Aug 30 in the historical atmosphere of Antalyaâs Aspendos Theater The southern province of Antalyaâs historic Aspendos Theater will host the 21st International Aspendos Opera and Ballet Festival between Aug. 30-Sept. 24.
A group of people, including female and male members of Antalya Peopleâs House (Halkevi), swam together on Aug. 24 to protest the cityâs new womenâs only beach.
The group gathered at a picnic area next to the SarÄ±su beach which has been opened with a ceremony by Antalya Municipality after being converted into a free-of-charge, womenâs only beach.
Turkey has been chosen third in the world in 2014 with its 397 blue-flagged beaches, according to the Chamber of Shippingâs (DTO) Ä°zmir Branch.
In 2012, the number of blue-flagged beaches in Turkey was 355, marinas 19 and yachts 13, while in 2013 the number of blue-flagged beaches numbered 383, marinas 21 and yachts 13.