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Kurban Bayram (Feast of the Sacrifice)

16 Sep 2015,

Kurban Bayram (Feast of the Sacrifice) Kurban Bayram lasts for four and a half days. The half day preparation day known as ‘arife’ starts on Wednesday 23rd September with the first full day on Thursday 24th September,through to the evening of Sunday 27 September. T…

Şeker Bayram (Sugar Feast/Holiday) in Kusadasi, Turkey

15 Sep 2015,

  The word Bayram is always used for public and religious holidays in Turkey and this holiday is known as the ‘Sugar’ feast due to the tradition of giving chocolate/sweets to children at this time. For anyone who is in Kusadasi at the moment, you…

What’s Cooking In Planet Yucca Restaurant in Kusadasi, Turkey

10 Sep 2015,

Vegetarian and Gluten Free Food in Kusadasi Vegetarians often tell us that we are the best restaurant in Kusadasi in regard to the great choice of international food we offer to satisfy their taste buds. They also tell us they will only eat in Planet…

Cruise Ships in Kusadasi

09 Sep 2015,

Kusadasi’s an extremely popular Port Of Call for many cruise ships and the sight of the ships lined up at the port is always lovely to see and a favourite photo opportunity for many! The sound of the ship’s horn as it’s ready to leave…

Time flies when you’re having fun !

08 Sep 2015,

It’s hard to believe it’s August already !! We’re having another heatwave and it really is hot,hot,hot! The 2015 season seems to be flying by and so far we’ve had some great times and hope our guests, old friends and new, have too! There’s been…

Rock and Roll in Kusadasi (click to read more..)

07 Sep 2015,

  If you are a fan of rock and roll then visiting our restaurant in Kusadasi is a must! We have great live music for all tastes and a new Rock and Roll dance show every Wednesday night running throughout the Kusadasi holiday season. We…

Samba (click to read more…)

06 Sep 2015,

We all know how popular Samba music and dance is in Brazil and the importance of the Samba at the Rio Carnival, but did you know this dance style originated from Africa via African slaves who were brought to what is now known as Brazil…

Special Occasions (click to read more..)

04 Sep 2015,

Here at Planet Yucca Restaurant in Kusadasi, we love helping you celebrate your special occasion. Celebrating a Birthday is one of those occasions that many people who were born in the summer months are able to enjoy whilst on holiday and many of our guests…

BREAKING NEWS!!!! – ‘ELVIS’ TO VISIT KUSADASI !!

04 Sep 2015,

Click on the link to find out what’s happening… Yes, it’s that time of the year when Irish Entertainment Awards Winner, Mr. Tips y tendencias Greg Traynor, will enter the building at Planet Yucca Restaurant in Kusadasi to perform his award winning Elvis Tribute Act…

Cultural Turkey – Folk Dancing (click to read more..)

02 Sep 2015,

There are many types of folk dances performed in Turkey and they reflect the cultural structure of each specific region. Although these dances are very old, they are still performed at special events such as weddings, engagements, bank holiday festivals and other celebrations. Special costumes…