If on a Mediterranean cruise you can look forward to Izmir, one of the finest and most beautiful ports of call in Turkey. Called 'Smyrna' in ancient days, it has over 5,000 years of history and is central to the most prolific and wealthy ancient civilizations of antiquity. Plus, you'll be able to have all the family fun you can imagine in this vibrant town. So whether it's wave runners, water sports at Aqua Land, the best outdoor excavation site, Ephesus, or dining and lounging in a waterfront cafe, Izmir is great. Check it out.