Gulf of İzmir is located in Turkey. Visitors who travel to this region often stay for a week or a weekend. Gulf of İzmir used to be called the Gulf of Smyrna. Visitors to the Gulf of İzmir will enjoy taking the time to see the many neighboring attractions. Visitors will want to see the city of İzmir; it is a seaport that is very important to the Turkey people. This city is located in the İzmir province and is the capital of this region. There are some areas within this area that visitors will want to see as well. Some of them are Buca, Gaziemir, Konak and Balcova.