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Exploring abandoned Saint Nicholas Island, Turkey
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Exploring abandoned Saint Nicholas Island, Turkey

We may have mentioned it before; there are plenty of things to do in Fethiye, Turkey. One of our favorite places to visit must be Saint Nicholas Island. It's a little, abandoned island just off the coast of Gemile beach, past Kayaköy. It is picture perfect and will appeal to culture freaks, history lovers, beach babes, and anyone who fancies 360° stunning nature views. And we might as well confess to it, ...
Why you should still travel to Turkey (even if you think you don’t)
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Why you should still travel to Turkey (even if you think you don’t)

People have different reasons not to travel to Turkey. Some are not familiar with the fabulous things Turkey has to offer as a destination. Others feel there has been too much bad news about Turkey in the press. We have no aspirations at all to get political. After all, we are here to inspire you to travel. And in this case, we want to inspire you to travel to Turkey. Because believe it or not, if you are ...
A visit to quaint Datça and ancient Knidos
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A visit to quaint Datça and ancient Knidos

Yes, quaint is one of the first words that come to mind when thinking about Datça in Turkey. Besides quaint, the Datça peninsula is also relatively untouched, of a stunning natural beauty, with plenty of coves and pristine beaches, home to Eski Datça (Old Datça) and Knidos, the ancient site at the tip of the Datça peninsula where the Mediterranean sea meets the Aegean. Visit Datça, and you'll be left in ...
Visiting Patara, Turkey’s longest beach with its own ancient site!
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Visiting Patara, Turkey’s longest beach with its own ancient site!

Patara is Turkey's longest beach. Your stroll can last a whopping 18km along this sandy beach with lovely dunes as a backdrop.  Patara beach is a delight for people who like walking or horseriding on the shore and for sunbathers and swimmers on the lookout for a natural beach, without the crowds, even in high season. This would be enough reason to visit Patara, you would think, but that's doing injustice to ...
Essential resources to walk the Lycian Way
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Essential resources to walk the Lycian Way

What better way to slow travel than to walk? And what better place to do it than in ancient Lycia, now Turkey's southern coast. If you are after a dose of hiking in a sublime scenery with a taste of ancient civilizations, keep reading! Have you ever heard of the Lycian Way? It is Turkey's first long-distance walking route along the coast of Lycia, which runs from Fethiye to Antalya. The Lycian Way covers ...
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 ...
5 reasons why Turkey is the ultimate Slow Travel destination
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5 reasons why Turkey is the ultimate Slow Travel destination

Slow Travel is the perfect antidote to a hectic life. It is all about connecting and indeed experiencing a destination. Going to a country that - by nature - helps you to do so, makes it even more relaxing and deepens your travels in ways you cannot predict. Turkey is such a country. We'll tell you why in this article. Hospitality embedded in the DNA If Slow Traveling means connecting to local people, ...
Villa Amber
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Villa Amber

Villa Amber is a beautiful house amidst nature in Eski Köyceğiz. You are just a stone's throw away from the lake shore, and the walk towards it is full of lovely surprises, like the ancient mosque, hidden in the woods. Provided with all comfort, Villa Amber is charming and inviting. This holiday home has four bedrooms, and a little guest house adjacent to it. It is a paradise on its own. The perfect place ...
Natural Springs Retreat
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Natural Springs Retreat

If you like glamping, why not try staying in a Yurt or a treehouse at Natural Springs retreat near Tlos and Fethiye? It's a beautiful spot with its own stream and natural pool. You will be surrounded by nature and Corinne is a very attentive host. Fethiye is nearby whenever you feel like it.Natural Springs retreat offers you a choice of accommodations. The treehouses are fairytale-like, the yurt perfect ...
Taka Ev
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Taka Ev

Taka Ev is your ultimate Cappadocia dream hotel. It is situated up on the hill in Üçhisar, offering breathtaking views of Pigeon Valley, all the way down to Göreme. The owner Murat speak a ton of languages and is an incredible resource when it comes down to organizing your stay and preparing your trip to Cappadocia. As a local, he will let you in on the do's and don'ts when visiting Cappadocia.The cave ...
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