Karabük Black Sea region

We were going to a town called Karabük. It was a very good weather.

Scenery from Samsun to Karabük

Scenery from Samsun to Karabük

Arrived at Karabük, the New Mosque in the town.

Arrived at Karabük, the New Mosque in the town.

Karabük is a town and the capital district of Karabük Province in the Black Sea region. According to the 2009 census, population of the city is 108 167. The history of Karabük goes back to the early years of the Turkish Republic, when it was a small sub-village formed by 13 houses in the Öğlebeli village of Safranbolu.

Arrived at the town of Karabük, huge steel factory appeared.

Arrived at the town of Karabük, huge steel factory appeared.

Karabük was built in the 1930s as the seat of the iron and steel industry of Turkey, after which it grew rapidly a municipality in the Safranbolu district in 1941.

Karabük Iron and Steel Factory, Kardemir A.Ş.

Karabük Iron and Steel Factory, Kardemir A.Ş.

Left the Iron factory waking in the center of Karabük Town.

Left the Iron factory waking in the center of Karabük Town.

—We walked around the city inside without any purpose and took some photos.

—We walked around the city inside without any purpose and took some photos.

The town of Karabük is cleaner, modern and less garbage than the other towns. The people were helpful and friendly. Well, let’s go to the next destination Safranbolu.

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