Kayaköy is a "ghost town" near in , . Kayaköy, or Levissi as it was known to its former inhabitants, was a Greek town until 1923, when, after the multinational Ottoman Empire drew to close, the governments of and Turkey concluded on a population exchange to become nation states ethnically homogenous as much as possible on the basis of the Treaty of Lausanne.

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Gemiler Island is an island located off the coast of near the city of . is situated 3½ km southwest of Kayaköy. Photo: Cobija, CC0.


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