Kusadasi is a famous resort on the Aegean coast, not far from the Izmir (the third largest city in Turkey). The name “Kusadasi” in the Serbian literally translates as “bird island”. Indeed, across the city, it is situated an Island bird or Dove island, well known attractions of the city. Bridge connected the island with a city and the main attractions of the island is an ancient fortress from the fifteenth century.
Kusadasi was once a great pirate base and now it is a popular tourism destination, which by season visits over a million tourists mostly from Great Britain, Ireland, Benelux countries and the former Yugoslavia.
For this area it is fascinated the presence of the spirit of antiquity and ancient Greece intense than in Greece itself. Around Kusadasi there are many ancient places and monuments such as Ephesus, Miletus, Didim, Prijena, Pamukkale, Afrodizijas.
The city walls of Ephesus is one of seven wonders of the ancient world, Temple of Artemis, then theater, old bathrooms, Agora (market place) and the Celsius Library.
Kusadasi has 7 beautiful beaches: “Ledies Beach”, “Green Beach”, “Kustur Beach”, “Long Beach” which is also the longest. Its length is about 20 km.
Not far from Kušadasi there are great natural attractions: the National Park, a place where you’ll find untouched nature, “wild” beaches and crystal clear water.
Kusadasi is located across the Greek island of Samos, ideal for a nice daily picknick. In Kusadasi ithere are three large water park with water slides and many other interesting objects suitable for all ages.
Also cruises are something that you should not miss. Cruises are incredible experience that takes you back in time of sailors and explorers … Only in this way you will find hidden and mysterious beaches accessible only from the sea. On board is organized lunch, with plenty of good music and atmosphere.
If you are thinking about Turkey, think about Kusadasi.
Published on: 29.05.2010