"The same wind that wafted me from Ilium brought me to Ismarus, the city of the Cicones"

The Aegean Sea, with Thrace highlighted and Troy marked
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Ismarus is located on the Aegean coast of Thrace (modern northeast Greece, part of Bulgaria, and European Turkey).