Looking for a culture trip in Turkey without busloads of other tourists breathing down your neck? Miletus has a lot that Ephesus has no longer…
Tralleis should be on your list if you’re near Aydın and into off-beat places. Apart from a famous selfie-spot for locals, there are also secret tunnels!
The Apollo Temple in Didyma, near Didim, is a sacred site and a quite spectacular one too! When visiting, go explore the village surrounding it, it’s lovely!
Çomakdağ is an enchanting & colorful village where the women’s clothes & headwear add a dash of sparkle to your day. Visit it if you can!
Visit this fascinating ruined church with an ossuary in the garden. You’ll be baffled, whether you’re into urbex or not. Make the detour, it’s worth it!