A List of Properties for Sale in Kusadasi
Kusadasi is a popular resort town on the Aegean coast of Turkey, near the ancient city of Ephesus some 90 km south of Izmir and a short distance across from the Greek island of Samos. Property in Kusadasi is both popular with locals and tourists keen to get a foot hold on the emerging property market in Kusadasi.
Extremely popular as a tourist destination, both for its many beaches, and as the port for cruise ship passengers heading to Ephesus. Kusadasi has a residential population of 50,000 which rises to over half a million during the summer months due to local and foreign tourists.
Kusadasi was a minor port overshadowed by Ephesus until Ephesus' harbour silted up. It was known as New Ephesus, Scala Nuova, and Kush-Adasi at the beginning of the 20th century. The name comes from 'kus' (bird) and 'ada' (island). Just next to the old harbour is a small island that has a rock with the shape of a bird's head (as seen from the sea).
Near to Kusadasi, there is a national park full of beautiful beaches just 1 km before the town of Guzelcamli. Also, several aqua-parks are located near the town: the largest are Aqua Fantasy and Aqua Land.