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Fethiye boat trip

Fethiye and Oludeniz Boat Trips

Fethiye Boat Trips Numerous travel agencies in Fethiye’s harbour and on Calis Beach’s promenade offer boat trips around nearby bays and islands. Boat trips usually cost between TL20 and TL40 pp, start at 11am and finish at 4-5 pm, most of them have lunch included, and transport to and from the starting point. One of […]

Calis Beach sunset

Around Fethiye – Calis Beach

******* Post Content: Calis Beach – overview How to get to Calis Beach from Fethiye? How to get to Fethiye from Calis Beach? Where to stay in Calis Beach – Cenk Bey Hotel ******* Calis Beach – overview Located 6 km (3,7 miles) outside of Fethiye is Calis Beach, a purposely built tourist village with […]

beach in Oludeniz

Around Fethiye – Hisaronu and Oludeniz

Hisaronu (sometimes referred to as Hisaronu-Ovacik) is a very popular holiday spot on the route between Fethiye and Oludeniz. Hisaronu is a purposely built holiday destination with hotels ranging from very cheap to very expensive, so it pretty much caters for all budgets. It’s not directly located at the seaside, so if you want to […]

Ates Pension terrace

Ates Pension, Kaş

Ates Pension – Yeni Cami Cad No: 3,  Kas (booked through booking.com) Ates Pension was a perfect choice of accommodation in Kas. We spent only one night there, but really wished he had booked more. Kas altogether is probably one of the loveliest places to visit on the Turkish Mediterranean coast, and Ates Pension was complimenting […]

roof terrace

Sun Rise Hotel, Antalya

Sun Rise Hotel  – Tuzcular Mescit Sk. No:11 Kaleiçi , Antalya (booked through booking.com ) For only one night, Sun Rise Hotel was perfect. It was very cheap, costing £20/TL60 per double bedroom with private bathroom and breakfast included. It’s not a luxurious place and you see that the minute you step into the reception, but if […]

seaside landscape

Why Dalaman area?

Even more, why Dalaman, and not Antalya or Marmaris? The Dalaman area just looked lovely and sweet. And it was. We hanged around Fethiye, which turned out a great place to visit for some history (with its famous Lycian Way), food and diving sites, which was actually one of the main reasons we decided to […]

map of Turkey

Backpacking in Turkey

Backpacking in Turkey – why Turkey? The answer is every simple – it is a huge country, so it offers a variety of things to see and do. Turkey is all about extraordinary history, rich culture, fantastic cuisine, amazing landscapes and kind and welcoming people. And it’s also cheap, so you can easily visit many places and […]

Arriving in Antalya

*** all prices quoted below were valid in Sept 2012 *** Antalya was short and sweet. I don’t have too much to say about this place, unfortunately, as we arrived late at night and left early in the morning the following day. If it hadn’t been for the fact that the flight was late, we would […]