Where to Stay in Kusadasi? A Local Answers

Kusadasi may make you speechless with the color of the sea, those sandy beaches, and amazing landscapes. There is no doubt that Kusadasi is one of the most beautiful destinations for a summer holiday. As my summer house is located in Kusadasi, I have the best memories of my life in Kusadasi. In this post, … Read more

Kusadasi: All You Need to Know Before Coming

In this article, as a local, I will answer the most common questions about Kusadasi, that you need to know before coming to Kusadasi. Where is Kusadasi?  Kusadasi is a large seaside district located within the Aydın Province. Kusadasi is located in the west of Turkey on the Aegean Coast. Kusadasi is 95 km (59 … Read more

Is Ephesus and Selcuk Safe? 16 Travel Tips to Know

Selcuk is home to Ephesus, St. John’s Church, Temple of Artemis, one of the Seven Wonders of The World.   Before the pandemic, in 2019, around 2 million tourists visited Ephesus, not counting the other tourist attractions in Selcuk.  Millions of people visit Selcuk and its attractions and leave the town with good memories without any … Read more

Is Sirince Safe? Doomsday Proof Town

Sirince is a town with a population of 570 people. Yet, this place’s uniqueness draws 1,5 million tourists to Sirince every year. In this post, as a Turkish Local, I will mostly answer safety questions and travel tips. You can also check posts on Things to do in and around Sirince All you need to … Read more

A Local’s Guide to Easy Shopping in Kusadasi

Let me start by telling the truth, haggling and bargaining is not a required skill in Kusadasi.  I know your tour guides will tell you other stories, but please bear in mind that your tour guides will probably get commissions from the shops they take you to. For this reason, your tour guides may not … Read more

A Local’s Top 13 Spots for Kusadasi Nights

Kusadasi has a vibrant nightlife that continues until dawn. Kusadasi offers many beach clubs, taverns, live music, cafes, and many other things to do at night. In the summer months, these places host hundreds of thousands of visitors each night. Even in the winter months, Kusadasi is alive with its sizable local population. Yet, not … Read more