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Turkish village house blown up by dynamite is now rebuilt.


A family who lost their home in an explosion last year is now happy in their newly rebuilt and furnished bungalow thanks to Fethiye Belediye and Oceanwide Properties. Some of you may recall reports concerning the home of a Fethiye family dramatically blowing up due to dynamite that had been ... Read More »

Fethiye’s Ozgecan Aslan Memorial Park now open


Fethiye’s new memorial park opened yesterday to coincide with International Women’s Day. If you are in Fethiye make sure to take a stroll along the seafront promenade and visit the new Ozgecan Aslan Memorial Park opposite Marine restaurant. The park was officially opened in an emotional ceremony yesterday by Fethiye’s ... Read More »

Motorists protest against rise in Gocek Tunnel toll charges


Motorists gathered in Gocek over the weekend to protest against the recent hike in tunnel toll charges. According to Milliyet online, local citizens and regular users of the tunnel clubbed together following a social media appeal and petition on Change.org for support. There was a good turn out and the ... Read More »

Our property in Turkey predictions 2016


The past twelve months have been a bit of a roller coaster for property in Turkey but thankfully Oceanwide Properties enjoyed a good 2015. The Fethiye region has always been a favourite location for overseas property seekers. It is easily accessible from most of Europe year around and benefits from ... Read More »

The real story of Santa starts in Patara.


The fascinating history of a boy called Nicholas born just 40 minutes drive from Fethiye, in beautiful Patara... Read More »

Christmas in Fethiye – Dates for your diary


Santa Claus is well and truly on his way! Make your Christmas in Fethiye the magical time it should be by attending a few local events. Here’s a few festive dates for you diary: Christmas Fairs Calis Christmas Fair. Sunday 6th December (This Sunday) 11am – 5pm Along the Calis sea ... Read More »

Russian Billionaires $300 Million Super Yacht “A” in Fethiye for 2nd time in a month


It appears that Russian billionaire Andrey Melichenko may love Fethiye having returned on his super yacht “A” just a week or so after his last visit. One things for sure, you can’t miss Mr Melichenko’s arrival. His super yacht “A” is truly James Bond in style. It’s sleek, white and ... Read More »

The 16th International Airgames 20th – 24th October 2015


Don’t miss this – the season isn’t over yet! Next Tuesday see’s the start of the 16th International Airgames to be held in Oludeniz, Fethiye. Those that have visited Oludeniz will know that it is one of the few places on earth where you can be as lazy or as ... Read More »

Please don’t buy Chinese Sky Lanterns in Fethiye this summer


Although they may be pretty, readers PLEASE don’t buy Chinese Sky Lanterns in Fethiye – they are illegal. They can, and have, caused fires. Sky Lanterns, also known as Chinese lanterns, Kongming Lanterns or Sky Balloons, originated in Asia and have been made for centuries. They are lightweight paper pockets ... Read More »

Michael Buerk, UK TV Presenter and Broadcaster, loves Gocek.


Michael Buerk, UK TV Presenter and Broadcaster, loves Gocek. British TV presenter Michael Buerk loves Gocek reported the Telegraph. Buerk is the co-presenter of Britain’s Secret Homes, was a contestant on I’m a Celebrity …get me out of here last year and, during the 1980’s, an award winning BBC journalist ... Read More »

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