Kusadasi - Turkey 27 images Created 11 Jun 2019
Images in this gallery are of Kusadasi, a coastal resort town in the Aydin province of Aegean west coast Turkey. The town's name, meaning 'Bird Island', because of the island being a much-frequented resting place of birds during seasonal migrations. Kusadasi has become a popular holiday resort and its normal population of 50000 swells into the hundreds of thousands in the summer because of the many tourists disembarking here from the many daily cruise ships calling port here. The city's popularity is because of its excellent shopping opportunities and to its proximity to the famous ancient Greco-Roman sights of Ephesus, Priene, Didyma and Miletus.