Sultan’s Aqua City, Çalış – A Big Splash

Sultan’s Aqua City in Çalış is what we’re all about for today’s post. Because, you see, we’re at that time of year again. The trickle begins around January and then picks up pace during the spring. I’m talking about those messages you get from friends when you live in another country; especially in a town […]

Ölüdeniz Water World Aquapark – A Fun-Packed Day For All

Aqua parks: what’s your take on them? We’ve just been reading some reviews of Ölüdeniz Water World Aquapark. One person wrote, “Who doesn’t love an aqua park?” Errm, is it just me, then, who looks up at water slides and gets an uneasy queasy feeling? There’s a bit of longing there, too, of course. I […]

Tree Houses, Kabak – Views, Food & Relaxation

If you follow this blog a lot, you’ll know we’re big fans of Kabak Koyu. A place to go and chill out away from the rest of the world. One night away, preferably without internet, and you’re ready to rock and roll again with all that life has to throw at you. It’s that kind of […]

A Picnic At Karaot Beach – Because We Can Still Hope

Whether it’s for sunbathing, taking a morning or evening walk – or just for standing and admiring the view, most of us love a good beach. And, when it comes to beaches, the Fethiye area certainly has no shortage – sand, shingle and pebble, small sheltered coves, the lagoon at Ölüdeniz or long sweeping, exposed […]

How To Survive Fethiye In The Rain – 9 Top Tips

We all know that when it comes to holidays and travel, Fethiye is very much associated with sunshine, hot weather and the great outdoors. Indeed, when you see various tips about how to entertain yourself whilst you’re in Fethiye, most of these tips will take you off to beaches, up into the mountains, off on […]

The All New Kuleli Beach Park – We Just Had To Check It Out…

A tad relieved… That’s how we’re feeling now after having spent a couple of hours yesterday at one of our favourite Fethiye beaches, Kuleli. Because when you’ve known and loved somewhere for so long and then that somewhere changes. And changes a lot. Well, you’re gonna be a bit concerned or worried and sad, aren’t you? We […]

Ölüdeniz Lagoon, Springtime Paradise

After the winter we’ve had – not just in Fethiye but throughout the whole of Turkey – this year, any sign of warm spring sunshine and we’re out there, relishing in that lovely feeling of pleasant heat on your back. April started off full of promise. And then, from nowhere, the last throes of winter […]

Springtime Walking In Fethiye – Blossom, Views & Instagram

We’ve been talking about springtime a lot on our Facebook page over the past few days – and you can’t really blame us for our joy and excitement about this, can you, after the winter weather we’ve had? Yeah, we’ve still got rain and storms – quite a meaty one, in fact, just a few […]

A Winter Day Trip From Fethiye – Photographing Gemiler Bay

Okay, cards on the table… Gemiler Bay in winter is wondrous bliss for us – no exaggeration there. Summer at Gemiler Bay is just no competition. We all like different things in life and, these days, watching a couple of guys bobbing about on the water in boats, doing who knows what; watching a silhouetted […]

Cooling Off In The Fethiye Mountains – Black Tree Farm & Cottages

A couple of weeks back, while we were on the way back from our little overnight stay at Chakra Beach in Kabak, we decided to get off the dolmuş in Ölüdeniz, just for a wander around and to check in with a few people we’d not seen in a while. As we strolled along the […]