Top 5 romantic destinations in Turkey

romantic places in Turkey

It’s Valentines Day or ‘Lovers Day’ as they call it here in Turkey, the day when all those that have either found love, on the hunt for a partner or independent and happy, celebrate. Turkey is a romantic country. Think about it, Helen and Paris, Anthony and Cleopatra, Suleyman and ... Read More »

Beautiful 3 bed villa in Uzumlu £139,950

villa in Uzumlu

With glorious views of the surrounding mountains and countryside, this generously sized three bedroomed detached villa in Uzumlu would make an ideal permanent or holiday home. The quaint village of Uzumlu is situated in the foothills of the Taurus Mountains just 18 km away from Fethiye town centre. Located within ... Read More »

A look back at tourist spend in Turkey during 2017


Diplomatic incentives and promotions to increase tourist spend last year certainly proved worthwhile according to latest figures from Turkstat. Official data shows tourism revenue was up 19% on 2016, reaching $26.3 billion compared to $22.1 billion the previous year.   A BREAKDOWN ON 2017 TOURIST SPEND Tourists spent the most, $5.86 billion, ... Read More »

Turkey welcomed 32.4 million visitors last year, more expected this…


Official data released by the Tourism Ministry yesterday showed 2017 ended on 32.4 million foreign arrivals to Turkey, a 27.8% increase on 2016. Russian tourists topped the list hitting an all-time high in terms of tourist numbers with an impressive 4.7 million gracing our shores. The increase in Russian visitors ... Read More »

Foreign house sales in Turkey up 22% in 2017

property in Turkey

After a property in Turkey? You had better get in quick as the demand for property is rising, as are the prices! “If you have dollars or pounds in your pocket, Turkey is an affordable place to live and property here is a very viable investment”, says Suleyman Akbay of Oceanwide ... Read More »

Turkish tourism 2018, what does the future hold?

For the first time since 2015, we are entering the year with excitement for what the coming season may bring in terms of tourist numbers in Turkey. Industry specialists, tour operators, the press and media are tipping Turkey as a 2018 ‘travel trend’ and expecting a revival in popularity – ... Read More »

5 Bed luxury villa in Calis £220,000

Luxury Villa in Calis

New to the market for 2018 and exclusive to Oceanwide Properties. Looking for a high-end family holiday home or a luxury villa in Calis? Take a look at this! This deluxe 5-bed private property was built by one of Fethiye’s premier developers and is still under builder’s guarantee. Location: This stunning villa ... Read More »

Oceanwide Properties Helps Chinese TV Production Crew

Oceanwide Properties Uzumlu

The quaint little village of Uzumlu was a hive of excitement last Friday when a 180 strong production team from China descended. The normally sleepy village streets, and the Oceanwide Properties Uzumlu office, was chosen as a location for the filming of a new, celebrity-filled Chinese treasure hunt TV show. The ... Read More »


villa in kalkan

***BARGAIN – WAS £350,000 – NOW JUST £190,000!!! *** A SUPERB SEA VIEW VILLA IN KALKAN WITH LETTING HISTORY If you are after a property investment or spacious holiday home in one of the Turquoise coasts most treasured locations, you need to consider this – a spacious semi-detached sea view villa ... Read More »

Turkey Tourism News Round-Up January 4th 2018

Turkey Tourism

It’s a bright new year and one predicted to bring Turkey a significant rise in tourist numbers according to many of the new year reports and industry specialists. Let’s hope they are correct. Here’s a look at the Turkey tourism news to hit the headlines over the last couple of ... Read More »

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