Here we are again with the brand-new issue where Mediterranean region, the geography of peace, tranquility, freshness, health and entertainment and always more of history and art, fills our pages.
You will again find interesting articles, original contents and interviews with our colorful guests in in this issue of Magenta. Our article of 2021: The Year of Patara includes the thousand-year old legend of Patara, where the sun and the sea bring poetry and art to life. The artist Zeynep Eren told us the secret and inspiration of her sculptures during the pleasant interview with her. Our another essay, the History of Sesame, is like a story appealing to the children as well as the adults. Initiated in the season 2019 when hygiene was not an issue of great importance, #wecare, the environmental awareness movement for which we place a great emphasis, is growing! In this issue, we want to raise awareness of everyone at all ages towards environment and to remind that seas also have a memory by telling about the plastic island in the ocean. We talked about sports, healthy lifestyle methods and the secrets of keeping fit through exercise with Michael Dela Cruz. We researched "Blue Crab", one of the trendy flavors of recent years, in the gastronomy section of the Magenta world. It is followed by the interview with Ersin Pamuksuzer, and the secrets of both mental and physical purification. Prof. Dr. Feristah Alanyali, the Excavation Site Director at the Ancient City of Side who, with due diligence, unearthed Side piece by piece like a "Pomegranate" full of treasures, told about archaeologist profession, the history of the profession and the recent state of the excavations in Side. This issue of Magenta is as pleasant, free and colorful as the upcoming days... Don't let an experience, which would make you happy, to remain with us; let us share it or make you enjoy it.