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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 »

Have you picked up some Turkish traits?

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Here’s a fun, light hearted post for a beautiful Monday in Fethiye. As those resident, or with a property in Turkey will know, Turks certainly have their quirks – just as all nationalities do. Moving to any country and spending time living with the locals does rub off on you. ... 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 »

Meet Dilys and Mike – A Case Study on Living and Retirement in Turkey

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More people than ever before are now choosing to leave Britain and spend their retirement in Turkey. The decision to move to Turkey comes down to three main factors – a better lifestyle, the cheaper cost of Turkish properties and living, and sunshine. Dilys and Mike Miller, originally from Loughborough, ... Read More »

Love is in the air – Top Wedding Venues in Fethiye 2015

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February is the month for romance so what better way to celebrate Valentines day than with a look at top wedding venues in Fethiye? As you may already be aware, there’s been a lot of wedding buzz at the Oceanwide Properties office recently. Suleyman Akbay’s wedding comes at a good time ... Read More »

Top reasons to spend your retirement in Turkey

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Oceanwide Properties are focusing on retirement in Turkey throughout February. With the days that retirees headed to Spain, France and Portugal now dwindling, and the number of elderly ex-pat residents in Turkey on the increase, it appears the favored new trend is to spend your golden years here on Turkey’s sunny shores. ... Read More »

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