There is so much going on in kusadasi it is difficult deciding what to fit in. try some of these.

1. Visit Ephesus and the House of the Virgin Mary

2, A day at one of the beaches, ladies beach, long beach, star beach  or green beach.

3. Visit a beachclub such as Jade or Miracle

4. Shop for Jeans and have them tailored for no addiitional cost

5. Eat at a Turkish restaurant such as Bul Bul or Avlu, Esenay or Merken

6. Visit a Turkish delight shop and try before you buy. Tugba shop is delicious!

7. Visit a waterpark, Adaland or Aquafantasy. (Adaland cost  120e for the day (2 adults & 1 free child) Entrance to park 20e each, watching dolphin show 15e each, picture with dolphins 15e and take away food/drinks etc) Dolphins do not do well in captivity anywhere and Turkey has a particularly bad record of dolphins dying in captivity, please consider that your custom is the only reason these dolphins are captive in waterparks.

8. Use the Dolmus (local journey costs 1.75 lira per adult. young kids free. further journeys may cost  2 l/2.5l)

9. Go to a market (clothes Weds all day until around 9pm- for cheaper fake clothes e.g. Lacoste. Food market Fri's)

10. Eat at a fish restaurant near the fish market and pick out your own fish.

11. Walk along the promenade

12. Watch the sunset

13. Take a trip to the National Park

14. Have a Hamam

15. Have a hot shave or a manicure

16. Go shopping in the Grande Bazarr

17. Have a Turkish tea/coffee and chocolate fondu with fresh fruit in Kahve Diyari (posh looking coffee shop)...good value and luxurious :-) (Opposite the marina, near the hand with birds statue)

18. Have a shisha (water pipe with flavoured tabacco) in Mr. Moons, or anywhere else (strawberry & mint mix best).

19. Drink Cay in on of the municipal parks while watching the world go by

20. Take a boat trip from the Marina or Pigeon Island

21. Visit Selcuk (Saturday is market day by Dolmus)

22. Visit Sirence or Kirazli Villages.

23. Go on a horse safari in the hills

24. Go on a jeep safari around the National Park

25. Visit Degirman Restaurant and grounds and  let the kids go for a pony ride.

26. Visit the hot springs at Davutlar and have a mud pack and massage

27. Walk around town in the evening and watch the sunset

28. Stop at one of the Belidiye cafes and enjoy a cup of tea or soft drink with the locals.

29. Visit the place of seven sleepers. (Ashab-e-Kehf)

30. Must try a fish meal at Le Sener restaurant along the sea side.