Beşkaza Meydanı, Fethiye, 23rd April – This Day Belongs To The Children

23 Nisan Ulusal Egemenlik ve Çocuk Bayramı Kutlu Olsun!  23 Nisan Ulusal Egemenlik ve Çocuk Bayramı (National Sovereignty and Children’s Day) in Fethiye: every year on 23rd April, Turkey celebrates National Sovereignty and Children’s Day, and since Beşkaza Meydanı (the Fethiye town square) came onto the scene, Fethiye has done this particular bayram in style. If […]

Fethiye Photo: A New Atatürk Statue For The New Town Square

Today, is the anniversary of the death of founder of the Turkish Republic, Mustafa Kemal Atatürk. Atatürk passed away in Dolmabahçe Palace in Istanbul at 9:05 am on November 10th, 1938. Every year, at 9:05 am, a minute’s silence is observed by people all over Turkey. In some towns and cities, even the traffic will […]

Fethiye Town Square – We’re Nearly There…

We like to follow changes and developments in Fethiye. In May of last year, we posted about Phase 2 of the new Fethiye harbour and earlier this year, we updated on the new restaurants that were being built along Phase 2. It’s a minor obsession. Well, way back in February, we did a post about us happening […]

Changing Fethiye – A New Town Square On The Harbour

Yesterday being one of the few sunny days we’ve had so far in 2012, we set off for a stroll along Fethiye harbour to make the most of the pleasant, late winter temperatures – and to take some photos. The lighting at this time of year is perfect for photographing the yachts and gülets anchored […]