This post is part of the Mellow Yellow Monday meme.
|Sunset on the Izmir esplanade - Gundogdu Square. The Republic Tree statue can be seen on the left.|
|The Republic Tree Statue which is located in the center of Gundogdu Square, symbolises Atatürk and his cavalry during the independence war (Kurtuluş Savaşı). The base of the sculpture has engraved on it the history of the Turkish Republic.|