Cittaslow, Slow City
Turkey's first Slow City or 'Cittaslow' title holder- Seferihisar is a residential area which manages to be in the focus of those who seek peace, quiet and calm life. Founded in Italy as of 1999, and mainly having an easy life style settlement in the place -name received by the association of municipalities which conform to the city is known as Cittaslow concept, the first time was given to Seferihisar Municipality in Turkey. After Seferihisar leading first place in Turkey more than 10 different municipalities participated in this union.
Seferihisar, which deserves the definition of a city suitable for a calm and peaceful life; It manages to attract the attention of many people with its historical values, calmness, natural texture and possibilities that enable people have organic nutrition. Sıgacık, which is among the locations of the district and attracts attention with its natural harbor, has become more prominent in recent years as the center of slow life.