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How to find cheap flights to Turkey

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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

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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.

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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 »

Pam & Nick sell their Uzumlu property to head Far East

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Meet Pam and Nick Austin originally from Stamford in Lincolnshire.  They have just agreed the sale of their beautiful 3 bed Uzumlu property so they can free up time to head to Australia and the Far East on a two year long adventure. In our latest case study, we ask ... Read More »

25 Ways to tell if you’re turning Turkish

Are you a foreigner living in Turkey? If so, here’s a fun post that may raise a giggle. As anyone that has spent time in Turkey will know, Turks certainly have their quirks – just as all nationalities do. But are the local traits rubbing off on you? Chances are ... Read More »

Ayran for dehydration, Rosemary for memory loss and Raki – a cure for almost everything!  Know your Turkish folk remedies?

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How well do you know your Turkish folk medicine? As a change from our normal Fethiye news and Turkey property blogs we thought we would explore the wonderful (and sometimes weird) world of Turkish housewife remedies. The blog was sparked by a conversation in the Oceanwide Properties office where I ... Read More »

FAQ’s: Retiring to Turkey

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Retiring to Turkey, or for that matter deciding to spend your retirement anywhere abroad raises many questions. Oceanwide Properties have sold many Turkish properties to Brits and Europeans that have decided to make the jump and retire to Turkey. Here are the answers to the most commonly asked questions: Can ... Read More »

FAQ: Health Insurance in Turkey 2015

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Health insurance in Turkey is a concern for many people considering buying a Turkish property, or looking to settle and spend their retirement here.  Here are Oceanwide Properties list of most frequently asked questions and answers to help all those concerned;  Do I need health insurance when I visit Turkey ... Read More »

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