Travel Blogs from Kusadasi, Turkey

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Ephesus, not revisited, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus, not revisited

A travel blog entry by suncitygaltx

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... mulberry and pistachio.  I'd rate them at about a 5.5 on the gelato scale.   I don't know if that's a reflection on Kusadasi gelato, or Turkish gelato.  However I will do some extensive research to find the answer to this burning ...

Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by ecirpnek

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We arrived at Kusadasi, Turkey about 6am and after breakfast joined an excursion to see the archaeological site of Ancient Ephesus. We were then taken to a rug making demonstration and to visit the bazaar in Kusadasi. The traders are extremely pushy here ...

Uncovering Ephesus, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Uncovering Ephesus

A travel blog entry by teamschmidt

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... they all looked to him to see if they would make a sale. We had been warned to not even say "No thank you" in Turkey. And it worked well. While we saw other people moved bodily into the shops, we slipped through the place like a hot knife through ...

Kusadasi...again, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi...again

A travel blog entry by suncitygaltx

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... lie miles inland due to the silting up of the local rivers.  It was a beautiful drive about 45 minutes south of Kusadasi,through tall hills covered with groves of olive trees.  The valleys were planted with a variety of crops, primarily cotton. ...

Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by migs-nz

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We arrived at Kuşadası dock at 730am and after a quick breakfast headed off to explore.  Our goal was to get to Ephesus.  Our first option was going to cost 150 euro, so kept walking.  The next taxi offer was a ...

Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by georgekeats

Day 92 -April 7 Sea day between Ashdod and Kusadasi, Turkey. Day 93 & 94 April 8-9 Kusadasi, Turkey This is a port town whose existence as a tourist stop is mostly due to its proximity to Ephesus, said to be the best preserved ancient Roman city in ...

Everything Is Awesome Again, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Everything Is Awesome Again

A travel blog entry by dave.coleman

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... road and the stress of the last 24 hours is soon forgotten. A new motorway carries us rapidly south to the turn for Kusadasi. This is a real boomtown. A village only 30 years ago it is now a sizeable town full of expatriates and a plethora of ...

"It's All In The Game"

A travel blog entry by jbushie

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... an 8.15am departure from Kusadasi, the Turkish port city for the inland Roman ruins of Ephesus, a 20 minute bus drive. Kusadasi has been constructed solely to service the large tourist ships coming to Ephesus and a new city has grown around it ...

Ephesus, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Ephesus

A travel blog entry by cdrjgreen

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Beautiful day after yesterday, great guide who took us to the Ephesus ruins. Best we have seen as archeological site in the world.Alsoseen Virgin Marys house today and went to cttage industry carpet weaving place where we had local dishes for lunch and ...

Travel day from Istanbul to Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Travel day from Istanbul to Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by khoffart

Today we travel by plane and bus. These are the kind of days where one does a lot of waiting for things to happen. I have a note in my journal that we were to meet in the lobby of the hotel at 11:45 to board the bus. I also noted that Ms. B. and I ...

Cluster F••k True Blue Tour day 3, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Cluster F••k True Blue Tour day 3

A travel blog entry by waynesharfro

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... a continuation of yesterday. It's a summary of the longest day ever We arrive to the airport for our flight to Izmir/Kusadasi. It was a very small airport...only 2 gates. It literally took us less than 10 minutes to go through security and check in... ...

From Ephesus to Kusadasi, Ephesus, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

From Ephesus to Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by khoffart

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... , a small deck of cards and colorful small ceramic bowls made locally. Used to shoppers from the cruise ships that dock in Kusadasi, the shop owner deftly wraps my bowls for transport. Near sunset we board the bus and make our way back to our ...

Kusadasi, Turkey, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi, Turkey

A travel blog entry by sharyn.lidster

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... the original population of Ephasus in 2000BC was in the hundreds of thousands. (I will need to check my facts) Anyway the tour out of Kusadasi to Sirince was wonderful. We stopped off and had "breakfast" at about 9.30 in an out door cafe where we had our ...

True Blue Tour last day, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

True Blue Tour last day

A travel blog entry by waynesharfro

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... buffet lunch we headed to Pamukkale which means cotton castle. Pamukkale is a natural site in Denizli Province in southwestern Turkey. The city contains hot springs and travertines, terraces of carbonate minerals left by the flowing water. It is located ...

Ephesus Region, Kusadasi,  Turkey travel blog

Ephesus Region

A travel blog entry by peters11

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... and also one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world - Artemis Temple (not that there is much left of it standing!). Back to Kusadasi at reasonable time today so we went for a wander along the beachfront and saw a little of the local area. Ian and Talia ...

Turkey Trot, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Turkey Trot

A travel blog entry by joelwx39

... ). There are more pictures in the photo gallery of this blog. We miss our family and friends, but are having a great time here in Turkey. Herb and Donna are great fun to travel with. I had no idea Donna was such a shopper! We hear many languages spoken, ...

Late Lunch at a hotel, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Late Lunch at a hotel

A travel blog entry by nahury1

A late lunch at a hotel on the ...

Terrace Houses, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Terrace Houses

A travel blog entry by baumyj

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... They have had a market running tours around religious sites but much of this has dried up as many of the sites are in East Turkey – i.e. near the border with Syria. We started with a trip to The House of Mary which is on a hill overlooking Ephesus. ...

Kusadasi, Turkey, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi, Turkey

A travel blog entry by theworldisabook

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... , a stopover in Amsterdam, and a hour-long bus ride in Turkey, our 30 hours of travel has come to an end in Kusadasi, Turkey (a town I thought I could pronounce but apparently cannot). We got to our budget (and I mean budget - something like 33 euros for ...

Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by donnaanddennis

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... too many SUVs, a few KIA Sorrento's. A few Ford cars and less Chevy cars, nothing Dodge. The Taxi from the Airport to Kusadasi (70km) was driven by a fast old man. Nothing better than the smell of rubble burning as he locked up the tires to miss a ...

Kusadasi, Kuşadası, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by kiwicruisers

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... and is feeling very poorly...Wayne did get mail, didn't have a swim but did come shopping, then had a sleep. The taxi broke down as soon as we got out!!!! We had cocktails as we sailed out of Kusadasi and we stayed up later than 10pm. Another busy ...

Jul 23, 2016, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Jul 23, 2016

A travel blog entry by uncle-al

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Ancient Wonder of the World, Kuşadası, Turkey travel blog

Ancient Wonder of the World

A travel blog entry by halloween1

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... to produce such large swells, that our Captain announced during the evening that he had decided to divert to our 4th stop, Kusadasi in Turkey, and now make the 4th stop, Mykonos. Given that Montana and I succumb to sea sickness at the slightest hint of a ...

Day 31 Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Day 31 Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by cherylpaul

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This morning we have docked in Kusadasi, Turkey. Unlike most of the ports we have visited Kusadasi is quite scenic (for a port). We ARE a little bit miffed though, as before we left Aust. we were told we needed special tourist visas to enter anywhere in ...

Ancient Ruins and The Aegean Sea, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Ancient Ruins and The Aegean Sea

A travel blog entry by jono.anita87

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... The following morning we left the hotel at 9am for our day out. We drove to a local carpet weaving demonstration just outside of Kusadasi. On our arrival we were greeted by a Turkish/Australian man who showed us a woman hand weaving a carpet. The process ...

sun, surf and sandwiches, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

sun, surf and sandwiches

A travel blog entry by hingstontribe

Slept in, read some books, packed lunch. walked to the beach. We were the only people game enough (it's still early spring here) so the cafe gave us free beach loungers. The younger girls were game, but it took till 2 pm before Jem and I braved the ...

Cruising at Sea on way to Salerno, Italy, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Cruising at Sea on way to Salerno, Italy

A travel blog entry by cazzah

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Woke this morning to rocky seas for the first time so felt quit ill. Straight to the quells and the wristband. Spent most of the day sleeping but fortunately came good before dinner. We sailed today throughout the straits of Messina and could see Mount ...

Salerno and the Amalfi Coast, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Salerno and the Amalfi Coast

A travel blog entry by cazzah

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Alarm goes off at 6.30am and Johnny is off on another adventure. He has taken to this tourist business very seriously and has booked a tour on a launch of the Amalfi Coastline. Roads like the Great Ocean Road with hairpin bends and very narrow roadways. ...

Kusadasi, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Kusadasi

A travel blog entry by karangi

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DAY 37 – April 18, 2015 KUSADASI Kusadasi is another pleasant resort city with many street bazaars but the main driving force behind it is as the jumping-off point for visits to Ephesus. Ephesus once home to the Temple of Artemis, recognized as one ...

Ruins of Ephesus, Kusadasi, Turkey travel blog

Ruins of Ephesus

A travel blog entry by melanieandjames

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Our next stop was Kusadasi, Turkey, where we traveled to the ruins of Ephesus.  I thought this was one of the best parts of our trip - the ruins were really unbelievable.  I loved that you were able to climb all over them and really explore ...

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