Aydin is famous for its figs and olives and dried figs are on sale almost everywhere.
Holiday Resorts of AydinThe province of Aydin is home to several popular holiday resorts including Kusadasi , Altinkum , Didim and Akbuk .
Tralles Ancient City
Aydin MuseumThe Museum of Aydin displays a wide range of local finds including a bust of Athena and a statue of Nike, coins, terracotta fragments and idols. The grounds hold an extensive range of larger items from Tralles including parts of statues and columns.
Other notable buildings here are the mosques; Süleyman Bey Mosque and Ahmet Şemsi Paşa Mosque and a rather strange fig sculpture 100m west of the otogar.
Transportation in AydinThere is a complimentary shuttle bus that connects the town centre with the otogar 700m south. The train station, also in the centre, has services running to Izmir and Denizli . Izmir is one hour away by road. The dolmus otogar is on the main east-west street of Gazi Boulevard.
Restaurants and AccommodationAccommodation in Aydın is mediocre and fairly expensive and most restaurants are tucked away in the backstreets around the bazaar.
Turkey Property For Sale
Turkish Food Recipes
Ezme or Crushed Tomato Salad - Salads
Pumpkin in Syrup or Kabak Dessert - Other Desserts
Artichokes in Olive Oil - Vegetable Courses
Fried Aubergine with Yogurt Sauce - Vegetable Mezes
Turkish Walnut Cookies in Syrup - Other Desserts
Yogurt or Yayla Soup - Soup