Cumhuriyet SquareKastamonu , Turkey
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This webcam is aimed at the largest square of the city of Kastamonu – Cumhuriyet Square.
Cumhuriyet Square, which you see live, is surrounded by historic buildings. The most important of them are: the House of the Government of the architect Vedat Tek (Mimar Vedat Tek’in Hükümet Konağı), the administration building of the Kastamonu University (Kastamonu Üniversitesi Rektörlük Binası), the cultural center Rifat Ilgaz (Rıfat Ilgaz Kültür Merkezi). On the square in the online camera there is an amphitheater and a monument to Sheriff Bacı, which symbolizes the struggle for independence.
The live streaming town of Kastamonu was founded in the 8th century BC, when it was named Timonion. Until the 14th century, it was called Kastamon. In the 1st century BC it was part of the Byzantine Empire. At the beginning of the 11th century, Kastamonu was captured by the Seljuk Turks. Almost 100 years later, Byzantium conquered the city again. At the beginning of the 13th century, Byzantium fell apart and Kastamonu again passed into the possession of the Turks. Later, in the 14th century, the city was the center of the Jandarids or Beylik of Jandar, conquered by the Ottoman Empire.
Kastamonu, where the webcam is located, is a beautiful town – a real gem of the Turkish north. Despite its diminutive size and lesser popularity compared to Istanbul, where there is also an online stream on the Baltic Live Cam website, and the resort of Antalya, Kastamonu keeps amazing natural and architectural attractions. The ancient historical monuments stand out especially brightly in the city.
The most important attractions of this miniature town are the Kastamonu fortress, the majestic mosques of Atabek Cami, Ibn-i Nejar and Mahmood Veya. All of them are striking architectural creations. Excursions to the ruins of Zimbilli Tepe (Pompeipolis) are very popular.
Kastamonu, which area is shown online, is famous with its “living water” springs ,which healing properties are known outside Turkey.
In Kastamonu prevails humid continental climate. Winter is cold and summer is warm. The rainiest season falls in the spring.
Weather forecast in Kastamonu for 7 days is available on our website online.
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