Fly with Aer Lingus to Izmir for the discounted fare of €125 Return, Turkish Airlines fly to Istanbul from Dublin for €180 most of the year (its discounted to €169 right now) but to fly to the beachside resort of Izmir costs well over €200. Book your flight and hotel on Expedia now, and stay in a great 4 Star hotel room from as little as 44 euros a night. Sample flight dates below.
April 11 returning April 18 or 25
April 18 returning April 25 or May 2
Stay in the 4 star Oglakcioglu Park Izmir hotel, rated excellent for as little as €22 per person sharing, the Marlight Boutique or 5 star Ramada Plaza Izmir for just €25 per person sharing, available on Expedia.
If you like to be organized and avoid being ripped off at the airport you can buy your Foreign Money Commission Free online, in Turkey you will need Turkish lira. Cheap trip cover from Flexicover automatically includes over 120 sports. It’s best to go well covered. If you need new luggage Samsonite bags can be purchased online from the official store.