"Welcome to KUSADASI" Kusadasi by Leipzig

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Venetians founded Kusadasi in 16th century as a colony. The castle on the small island was built for the purpose of observation in Byzantium term. With the foundation of Turkey in 1923 Kusadasi was handed over. The town derives its name from the island where it is located which name in Turkish means "Pigeon" or "Dove Island". Today it has an important harbour and is a famous tourist resort.

  • Last visit to Kusadasi: Aug 1997
  • Intro Updated May 9, 2016
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  • Confucius's Profile Photo
    Feb 1, 2005 at 6:41 PM

    I'm doing Kusadasi as a day trip and wonder if the belly dancers perform during lunchtime as well.

  • freya_heaven's Profile Photo
    Nov 11, 2004 at 8:35 AM

    Apple tea sounds nice, gorgeous sunset from your hotel. Lovely page chris (~_~)

  • shrimp56's Profile Photo
    Aug 21, 2004 at 5:48 AM

    Super page -- brings back memories -- did you get to Troy?

  • dr.firas's Profile Photo
    Feb 25, 2004 at 3:56 AM

    Interesting page, but the best is the Nightlife tip number 2 LOL

  • globetrott's Profile Photo
    Feb 17, 2004 at 2:21 PM

    a lovely page ! Apple-tea was also my favorite.

  • Luchonda's Profile Photo
    Jul 7, 2003 at 7:32 AM

    Apple tea - beer and belly dancers inviting ... what do we need more to enjoy holidays - in this beautiful country !!

  • matcrazy1's Profile Photo
    Jun 26, 2003 at 10:17 PM

    Great page! Beer at noon? Hmm... welcome to Poland :-)))

  • tessy's Profile Photo
    Mar 17, 2003 at 12:35 PM

    Aplle tea - wow, tastes so good!

  • shdw100's Profile Photo
    Mar 17, 2003 at 5:46 AM

    Hot sand also reminds me of Mexico! Burnt my feet almost a couple of times. The markets look facinating to wander around. Great pictures and information.

  • truus_s's Profile Photo
    Feb 1, 2003 at 4:22 AM

    GREAT page!! i was just looking for kusadasi ..my sister will here with her fam..to vacantion..looks my nice there!!


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