47th Presidential Tour of Turkey – Denizli to Fethiye

Yesterday was Stage 5 of the 47th Presidential Tour of Turkey: Denizli to Fethiye. This is the third year in a row that we have watched cyclists taking part in the Presidential Tour of Turkey road race arrive in Fethiye and, even after showing an interest in the televised sections and watching … [Read more...]

Fethiye Arrival of the Tour of Turkey Cycle Race

A perfect afternoon today. A glorious sunny day, a stroll into Fethiye, a couple of beers and then the witnessing of the completion of the Denizli to Fethiye stage of the 46th Presidential Tour of Turkey cycle race. We thought there wasn't going to be as many people there as there last year at first … [Read more...]

The Presidential Tour Of Turkey Fethiye Leg

Last April, Fethiye was chosen as the finish line for one of the stages of the 46th Presidential Cycling Tour of Turkey. All very exciting and we went along to watch. As you can see from the photo, it was a lovely day and a really good turn out - oh, the competitors don't half go fast. I thought I'd … [Read more...]

Cricket in Turkey? Surely Not…

As this is supposed to be a blog about Turkey, we've been wondering about how much longer we can get away with warbling about the cricket and Test Match Special and then, this morning, bingo! Hürriyet online newspaper had a report about a British man arriving in Istanbul to arrange a cricket match. … [Read more...]