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Top sights in Bodrum besides Bodrum Castle
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Top sights in Bodrum besides Bodrum Castle

The first thing that comes to people's mind when thinking of things to do in Bodrum is visiting Bodrum Castle. Quite rightly, as it is - besides a prominent landmark - a beautiful and exciting place to visit. But the truth is that there is more to the city than just its Castle. Join us for a little trip around town and discover the top things to do in Bodrum besides visiting Bodrum Castle.Have a ...
Exploring the surroundings of Efes: the top sights around Ephesus!
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Exploring the surroundings of Efes: the top sights around Ephesus!

After posting our Ultimate Guide to Ephesus, we might have been in need of a cold Efes (or two). Still, it didn't keep us from doing what we love so we went out to explore the surroundings of Ephesus or Efes as it is called in Turkish. In this post, we will take you to Selçuk Castle, the Basilica of Saint John, Isa Bey Mosque, the Ephesus Museum, the Temple of Artemis, The Cave of the Seven Sleepers, the ...
Looking for quaint? Enjoy Kalkan!
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Looking for quaint? Enjoy Kalkan!

Kalkan is one of those harborside villages that seem to have it all. The old town is full of old charm with a still visible Greek past, narrow cobbled streets, and plenty of colorful shops and restaurants that cater for the most discerning tourists. Kalkan's old town may be small, but it is inviting you to get lost in it, or at least to forget about the world for a brief moment.Enjoy ...
Gorgeous sights to visit in Marmaris, Turkey
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Gorgeous sights to visit in Marmaris, Turkey

If you want a seaside resort that is not too big but is well-established and still has plenty of old charm left, Marmaris, Turkey should be on your radar. After reading this post, you will be wowed by its quaint old-town streets, impressive castle and museum, and natural surroundings including an out of this world cave. Have a look at these gorgeous spots that Marmaris has to offer!Exploring the ...
Wandering the streets of Antalya Old Town
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Wandering the streets of Antalya Old Town

Kaleiçi or Antalya Old Town is unquestionably one of the must-see things in Antalya. Why? Because it is charming, picturesque, colorful, and it shows you a completely different Antalya than it's modern counterpart. When sipping your coffee in old town Antalya, you can hardly believe that this is part of a buzzing city with 1,3 million inhabitants and way more visitors during the summer months. The old city ...
Lake Köyceğiz, the non-touristy gate to Kaunos
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Lake Köyceğiz, the non-touristy gate to Kaunos

In all honesty, this title doesn't do the lake and its village justice. Köyceğiz is not on most people's radar when traveling to Turkey, yet it is right behind the corner of a major attraction: Kaunos. Most people visit Kaunos from Dalyan, which is right across the river. Granted, it is the easiest way, but you have to like the tourist circus that comes with it. If you are searching for a more authentic and ...
The forgotten treasure of the Greek islands: Kastellorizo
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The forgotten treasure of the Greek islands: Kastellorizo

The Greek islands… They are the home of myths and typical houses, sun, ouzo, history, and island-hoppers. But even those island-hoppers often miss Kastellorizo on their venture, and that’s a shame… Because Kastellorizo is most probably the prettiest island in the Dodecanese.Sleepy, colorful and very serene Kastellorizo is small. Even when you are only there for the day, you don’t feel the need to ...

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