Do not drink tab water. Stay with the bottled water it's safer and tastes much better.
Shops in Kusadasi are open between 9:00 am and 12:00 am, 11 hours a day during summer season which starts May 1st and ends October 31st.
When making a phone call you can either use coins (not recomended for long distance), Turk Telekom calling cards or your own credit card.
Major credit cards like VISA, Mastercard, Amex and Dinners Club and traveler's checks are accepted in almost all the businesses. However, make sure to ask before you purchase a product or service. You will get a lower price on most of the goods when paid by cash for one reason: Shops pay 7 % commission on credit card sales to banks.
Here are some of the time differences between Kusadasi and some countries:
Australia : +9 hours / England : -2 hours / France : -1 hour
Germany : -1 hour / Italy : -1 hour / Japan : +6 hours
Netherlands : -1 hour / USA (east): -7 hours / USA (west) -10 hours
You can listen to news in English, French and German on Tourism Radio. Frequencies for this station in Kusadasi is 101.9 and in Izmir it is 101.6.
There are many ATM machies arround town. You can use your credit card to execute any transaction you want.