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  Samsun - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Samsun (Greek: Σαμψούντα Sampsoúnta; see also List of traditional Greek place names) is a city in northern Turkey, on the coast of the Black Sea, with a population of 396,900 as of 2004.
It is the capital of Samsun Province and an important port city.
Samsun was founded as the colony Amisos by settlers from Miletus in the 7th century BC.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Samsun   (96 words)

  
 Samsun - All About Turkey
According to ancient myths the delta east of Samsun was the land of the Amazons.
In the 3rd century BC Samsun came under the rule of the expanding Kingdom of Pontus.
Samsun was incorporated in the network of Genoese trading posts and was taken by the Ottomans in the first part of the 15th century.
www.allaboutturkey.com /samsun.htm   (1789 words)

  
 Samsun Valiliði M.E.M. Sayfasýna Hoþgeldiniz
Samsun was founded at the Mert River Delta where the Kýzýlýrmak (ancient Halys Alice) and Yeþilýrmak Rivers also empty into the sea.
Between 760 and 750 BC when the Greek colonies were established in Anatolia, Samsun was a small settlement center named "Amisos" The city is believed to have been established by the Miletians from one of the lonian urban states.
Samsun is known as the city where the Great Leader Atatürk came ashore initiating the first step of the Independence War of Turkey on May 19, 1919.
samsun.meb.gov.tr /ilimiz/Tarihce/history.htm   (461 words)

  
 Samsun   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Samsun is the capital of a fertile region, which is one of the largest producers of Turkish tobacco.
Samsun's harbour is well protected, and was modernized and expanded in the 1960's.
Samsun is connected by railways and road to Sivas 300 km south and other smaller towns in Anatolia, and by road to Ankara 400 km southwest.
i-cias.com /e.o/samsun.htm   (265 words)

  
 Samsun, Turkey - Mersina: Information about Turkey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Samsun is the largest city on the Black Sea coast and it is a major commercial port and an industrial city.
Samsun was important during the Turkish Independence War as the spot where Ataturk landed on May 19, 1919 to organize the defense of the country.
Bafra, a little town to the west of Samsun is famous for its tobacco, caviar and thermal springs.
www.mersina.com /Turkey/Blacksea/Samsun   (241 words)

  
 Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Culture - Samsun   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Samsun placed at the Black Sea Region is one of the region cities has highest tourism potential with, natural historical and cultural riches, opportunity of maritime, airway, air and railway arrival.
Samsun preserve its importance and property by time with being commence place of Turk Liberation War by arrival of Atatürk at the date of 19 May 1919 due to plan defense of Anatolia.
Districts: Counties of Samsun are; Alaçam, Asarcık, Ayvacık, Bafra, Çarşamba, Havza, Kavak, Ladik, Ondokuzmayıs, Salıpazarı, Tekkeköy, Terme, Vezirköprü and Yakakent.
goturkey.turizm.gov.tr /destinasyon_en.asp?belgeno=9641&belgekod=9641&Baslik=Samsun   (92 words)

  
 SAMSUN - LoveToKnow Article on SAMSUN   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Its district is one of the principal sources of Turkish tobacco, a whole variety of which is known as " Samsun." Samsun exports cereals, tobacco and wool.
N.W. of Samsun, was, next to Sinope, the most flourishing of the Greek settlements on the Euxine, and under the kings of Pontus it was a rich trading town.
By the ist century A.D. it had displaced Sinope as the N. port of the great trade route from Central Asia, and later it was one of the chief towns of the Comneni of Trebizond.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /S/SA/SAMSUN.htm   (218 words)

  
 Untitled Document   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The central part of Ondokuz Mayýs University is located in Samsun, a city with an international harbour in the North of Turkey on the coast of the Black Sea.
Samsun is spread over an area of 9579 km² and is situated between the important delta plains of the two rivers, Kýzýlýrmak (Halys) and Yeþilýrmak (Iris), which join to the sea, in the counties of Bafra and Çarþamba.
Samsun has also been the place of settlement of other civilisations, such as, the Roman, Byzantine, Anatolian Seljuk and the Ottoman, due to its geographical position of being the only port between Sinop (Sinope) and Trabzon (Trapezus).
www.omu.edu.tr /uib/aboutomu/page1.htm   (307 words)

  
 Samsun Valiliði M.E.M. Sayfasýna Hoþgeldiniz
Samsun is a city with numerous tourism possibilities.
Samsun also has touristic opportunities such as conference tourism, trekking, bird watching, and fishing.
The mountains in the Samsun province include Mt. Bünyan, Mt. Sýrçalý, Yurt mountains and Akdað range with its highest peak, Mt.Akdað at 2,062 m.
samsun.meb.gov.tr /ilimiz/Turistik/tourism.htm   (645 words)

  
 Republic of Turkey, Ministry of Culture - Samsun Museums and Ruins   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The construction of Archaeology - Ethnography Museum in the Fair area in Samsun began in 1976 and the museum was opened to visit on May 19th, 1981.
At the right side of the centre large room's exit, a special section is situated for the rest of state high officials during their visit and to put down their impressions of the museum in writing.
After the transfer of the building to Ministry of Culture by the Samsun Municipality and than, after its restoration and rearranging for exhibition, it was opened to visitors on 8 November 1998.
www.kulturturizm.gov.tr /portal/default_en.asp?belgeno=725   (1498 words)

  
 Sinop, Bafra, Samsun, Ordu, Giresun on Eastern Black Sea Region by Turkish Travel in Turkey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Samsun (418km northeast of Ankara) is a modern industrial city that has served as a major port for centuries.
Samsun found itself at the center of the Turkish War of Independence on May 19, 1919, when Atatürk landed here to organize the defense of Anatolia.
The charming little port of Ünye (93 km east of Samsun) is one of the nicest holiday towns on the eastern Black Sea and justly boasts of its excellent beaches and camping facilities.
www.turkishtravel.com /blacksea02.htm   (836 words)

  
 Samsun
Samsun, on the south coast of the Black Sea was an important port all throughout ancient history.
The valley south of Samsun was known in ancient times for its tobacco, still considered the best.
Unfortunately, Samsun was near the mouth of the Haleys River, and a swamp infested with the malaria mosquito.
www.ancientroute.com /cities/Samsun.htm   (242 words)

  
 Turks.US Daily News - Morals Constabulary in Samsun Turkey Daily News
The municipality constabulary patrolling with motorcycles on the coastal road of 8 km warns the young couples sitting embraced on the banks, in Samsun.
Samsun, one of the biggest cities of Turkey that is at the gate of EU, experiences a surprising practice.
Samsun Municipality Secretary General Kenan Sara admitted that the constabulary was warning the ones performing "inappropriate" behaviours and said that they were only warning the ones inappropriate with the public morals and the ones drinking alcohol.
www.turks.us /article.php?story=20040923060656767   (334 words)

  
 Samsun on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
On May 19, 1919, Kemal Atatürk landed at Samsun to organize a nationalist movement in Turkey.
A chef and his customers, the workers, at the canteen at the Samsun Pipe Plant owned by Saipem (a subsidiary opf Agip).
Workers at the huge pipe plant in the port of Samsun on the Black Sea guide a pipe into the stack.
www.encyclopedia.com /html/S/Samsun.asp   (670 words)

  
 Travels with S/Y Thetis 99: Samsun to Istanbul
We left Samsun and sailed much more slowly than our outgoing leg back to Istanbul, hugging the coast and with frequent stops along the way.
We were not sorry to leave this dirty port which would have been unbearable had it not been for the warm hospitality of its people and of Ergin Bey in particular.
Outside the Samsun harbor, the wind was from NNW 18-25 kn.
www.sy-thetis.org /Thetis99/FromSamsun/FromSamsun.html   (6485 words)

  
 Lodging SAMSUN Hotels www.turkeyhotelsnetwork.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The longer you stay, the more it will impress you that this city, the density and diversity of its people, the incredible variety of activity, and the pace at which this seemingly unmanageable mass moves in a deliberate and directed fashion all its own, is like none other on the planet.
A weekend in SAMSUN might feel like a week, because you will have experienced so much, and because you had to wrestle with your better judgment about getting any sleep.
The breadth of lodging options in SAMSUN area is unmatched anywhere, from modest rooms in historic bording houses to the most luxurious and contemporary suites in the world's finest hotels.
www.turkeyhotelsnetwork.com /Lodging-Samsun-hotels   (334 words)

  
 AllRefer.com - Samsun (Turkey Political Geography) - Encyclopedia
The most important Turkish port on the Black Sea, it is also a major tobacco-processing center and an agricultural market.
In the Middle Ages it was held by the Byzantines, the Seljuk Turks, the Genoese, and the empire of Trebizond before falling (14th cent.) to the Ottoman Turks.
On May 19, 1919, Kemal AtatUrk landed at Samsun to organize a nationalist movement in Turkey.
reference.allrefer.com /encyclopedia/S/Samsun.html   (206 words)

  
 SAMSUN DIYALIZ   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
SAMSUN; is a large and modern city of the Blacksea beauties give more importance to our city apart from the beautiful sea and the sand.
We have established the Samsun Private Dialisis Center being the first and only on order to render service to patients according to the terms and conditions of the treatment in our Blacksea region.
Most of them do not come to Turkey and the ones that come, have to make many kilometers to reach big cities to have hemodialisis treatment three times a week.
www.samsundiyaliz.com.tr /index-e.html   (185 words)

  
 CityIndex Travel: Accommodation: Hotel accomodation in Samsun Turkey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Hotel Buyuk Samsun is a place where you can find hospitality of the Black Sea with its cheerful staff.
Samsun in the middle of the Black Sea Coast is an important holiday region on account of its sandy beaches and international airport.
Samsun, which has served as a main port on the coast for many years, is a modern industrial city.
cityindex.com /travel/turkey/samsun   (193 words)

  
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If you want to become a Samsun sales representative in your area then please send a request to samsun.cjb.net and we will provide you with additional information.
www.freewebs.com /samsunint/partner.htm   (227 words)

  
 All SAMSUN Hotels www.top10turkey.net   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
SAMSUN which are ideal for business and leisure traveler.
All the SAMSUN hotels and apartments are personally inspected by us and present the outstanding quality, comfort and value.
Please use the links from our SAMSUN Hotel listing pages to browse each Central Turkey Hotel, where you will also be able to check prices, availability and make secure online reservation for the SAMSUN hotel of your choice.
www.top10turkey.net /All-Samsun-hotels   (453 words)

  
 Turks.US Daily News - Italy proposes removal of toxic waste in Samsun, Sinop Daily News
According to a statement issued by the Ministry of Environment and Forestry, a meeting of the Turkey-Italy Environmental Collaboration Joint Committee was held Jan. 22-23 in Rome.
The waste management of both countries and the removal of Italian waste stored in Samsun and Sinop were discussed at the gathering.
The Turkish delegation presented a brief containing details of the barrels in Samsun and Sinop, complaints submitted by residents of the region and a document containing 35,000 signatures to its Italian counterpart.
www.turks.us /article.php?story=2004012921431086   (345 words)

  
 Gendarmery Confiscate 21.1 Kg Of Hashish In Samsun
Gendarmery Confiscate 21.1 Kg Of Hashish In Samsun
SAMSUN - Gendarmery confiscated 21.1 kg of hashish in northern city of Samsun on Saturday.
Sources said that gendarmery, acting on a tip-off, launched an operation in Carsamba town of Samsun and confiscated the hashish in a house.
www.turkishpress.com /news.asp?id=70900   (206 words)

  
 Novel N Gene-Associated, Temperature-Independent Resistance to the Movement of Tobacco Mosaic Virus Vectors Neutralized ...
The patterns of GFP fluorescence were observed under a UV lamp in tobacco cultivar Samsun NN, either not transformed or transgenic for CMV RNA1 (labeled NN and NN-TG, respectively), and tobacco cultivar Samsun nn, either not transformed or transgenic for CMV RNA1 (labeled nn and nn-TG, respectively).
In the inoculated leaf of parental CMV RNA1-transgenic tobacco cultivar Samsun nn, no visible NLL were produced (not shown), whereas in the inoculated leaf of parental SR1:: NN tobacco, very small NLL were visible (SR1:: NN) (left leaf).
Samsun NN and cultivar Samsun nn plants in Fig.
jvi.asm.org /cgi/content/full/76/24/12908   (6115 words)

  
 Samsun, Black Sea coast, Turkey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Samsun is a modern city, provincial capital, important Black Sea port and transportation center, but has few sights to detain you.
It was in Samsun that Kemal Atatürk came ashore on May 19, 1919 to rally the people against Allied occupation and to begin the Turkish War of Independence; but a booming economy has covered that quaint old 19th-century Samsun with modern high-rise buildings.
Otherwise, you'll probably find yourself heading west to Sinop or east to Giresun and Trabzon on the Black Sea coast, or south to Amasya, all of which are more interesting towns.
www.turkeytravelplanner.com /WhereToGo/BlackSea/SamsunMain.html   (266 words)

  
 SkyscraperCity Forums - Samsun   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Well I wasn't aware that Samsun was such beatiful, thanx icy for the info and those nice pics.
Samsun had such lush vegetation - it's greeness was like that of Scotland, my country.
Samsun her gecen gun daha da bir guzellesiyor
www.skyscrapercity.com /showthread.php?t=178939   (2114 words)

  
 Weather Samsun Weather Forecast - Find Local Samsun Weather
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 Travels with S/Y Thetis 99: Istanbul to Samsun
The places that were visited are: Istanbul (Kalamis), Bosphorus, Sile, Amasra, Ovatekkeönü or Ovaköy, Sütlüce or Gideros, and Doganyurt in Paflagonia, and continues West to Sinop, and Samsun.
By the time we were approaching Samsun (41° 18' N, 036° 21' E), it was, as predicted, getting dark.
The total distance we traveled from Istanbul to Samsun was 307 M and 68.25 travel hours.
www.sy-thetis.org /Thetis99/ToSamsun/ToSamsun.html   (6731 words)

  
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