An Escape To Akyaka – The Slow Pace Of Life In Muğla Province

Akyaka, on Turkey's southern Aegean coast, is a real jewel of a town. We stumbled across it years ago, intending to visit for the day but ending up camping overnight in a rented tent on the forest campsite. Since then, we'd been full of good intentions to return. It took until the summer of 2018 to … [Read more...]

Villa Yonca, Akyaka – Comfort And Tradition On A Weekend Away

It was the month of July and at home in Fethiye, we were in the midst of a heatwave on top of the usual summer heat. Time to get out of town for a couple of nights to a place not too far away. A place where we'd been in the past and loved - and where we knew that whilst it would still be hot, it … [Read more...]

Gulf of Gökova – Photo Favourite

I came across this photo whilst rearranging my filing system yesterday and decided to post it today because it's one of my favourites. The D400 highway is a magical road that spans the whole of the South coast of Turkey. It's my ambition to do a tour and drive the full length of the D400 one day, … [Read more...]