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Valentines Day in Turkey & top destinations to spend it.

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Valentines Day in Turkey and romantic destinations to spend it. Valentine’s Day in Turkey, or ‘Lovers Day’ (Sevgililer Günü) as it is known, is not a day traditionally celebrated. The concept has only really taken hold over the last twenty years. Walk through the malls or high streets in Istanbul, ... Read More »

Turkey Tourism 2017 – Can we expect a better year?

Turkey tourism 2017

Turkey Tourism 2017 – can we expect a better year? There is no denying 2016 was a struggle for tourism and many other industries in Turkey. The normal presence of Russians was all but non-existent. A spate of bombings and an attempted military coup really didn’t sit well with holidaymakers ... Read More »

New Year Traditions in Turkey

new year traditions in Turkey

New Year Traditions in Turkey New Years Day is the only Turkish public holiday that isn’t a religious or national celebration. Turkey, as an Islamic country, doesn’t celebrate Christmas. But head into the likes of Migros or Tansas (supermarkets) and you would be forgiven for thinking they do. Here you ... Read More »

A look at the UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Turkey

Turkey has a phenomenal history. Few realise just how important the country has been throughout time. It’s easy to stumble across a historical ruin whilst out and about on holiday, or head off on a day trip to Ephesus or a tour of Istanbul whilst enjoying your break away. But ... Read More »

Your guide to beaches around Fethiye

beaches around fethiye

The Fethiye area is perhaps best known as home to the ‘Blue Lagoon’. The pale bank of sand spanning into vibrant shades of light turquoise and azure blue in Fethiye’s Oludeniz has enticed holidaymakers to Turkey for years. But Fethiye has far more to offer the beach lover.  From crowded ... Read More »

How to find cheap flights to Turkey

cheap flights to Turkey

With the season here in Turkey now underway we thought we would take a look at ways you can bag yourselves cheap flights to Turkey. Most of us have been there. You find a bargain flight online, head off to check dates with the family only to return and log ... Read More »

Traditional gifts from Turkey

traditional gifts from Turkey

Santa's less than two weeks away so chances are, if you celebrate Christmas, you're on the hunt for gifts. Here's a few traditional gifts from Turkey that would be great gracing any festive stocking... Read More »

Important! Know the symptoms of dehydration, heat exhaustion & heatstroke.

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Most of us that visit Turkey regularly, or with a property in Turkey, have suffered dehydration and possibly heat exhaustion at some point.  But do you know the symptoms and treatment of the heat related illnesses our wonderfully hot Turkish summers can impose? Do you know the difference between having ... Read More »

Ready for an African Heatwave? Your guide to staying safe and cool in Fethiye.

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We all know the summers get hot in Fethiye but… If it wasn’t hot enough already with the Fethiye temperature gage near the town square showing 40 degrees Celsius at 10.45am this morning (105 degrees Fahrenheit), the African heatwave sweeping Europe is heading in our direction. According to Professor Orhan ... Read More »

10 Reasons to visit Fethiye right now.

reasons to visit Fethiye

Forget the recent media scaremongering, get on the internet and book your holiday to Fethiye right now! Here’s 10 good reasons to visit Fethiye and it's beautiful surrounding resorts; Read More »

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