Fethiye Winter Scenes – A December Photo Of The Day

On our Facebook page today, we're up to photo number 9 in our photo of the day countdown to New Year. If you're a daily reader of Turkey's For Life, you'll know we're a photo behind (already!) and will no doubt expect nothing more or less from us. That's us. We're there or thereabouts and we do … [Read more...]

Çalış Beach Sunset – Photo Of The Day And A December Update

Yes, this is the photo-of-the-day for December 6th in our December New Year countdown. It's been a popular one on our Turkey's For Life Facebook page - don't we all love a good Çalış Beach sunset. It doesn't matter how many photos we take of them, no two are the same. Yesterday was really balmy … [Read more...]

Fethiye Fishing Marina – December Photo Of The Day

In our November December Fethiye roundup blog post, we said we would incorporate our December photo-a-day countdown to New Year into the blog. Amongst other things, all of this is going on over on our Facebook page and it seems a good idea to have it here, too. After all, this is our main … [Read more...]

Scenes From Babadağ’s (Almost) Summit – Just Because It’s Scenic!

Well, hasn't this turned out to be a Babadağ mini series! First of all, we wrote about why we came to be up on top of this fabulous mountain in the first place; there was a performance up there as part of the Fethiye Classical Music Festival in memory of Benyamin Sönmez. But we couldn't leave it … [Read more...]

Love Fethiye – A Town Viewed Through Instagram

At the beginning of this month, we were playing around with social media and Twitter and embedded some of our favourite Turkey tweets from September into the blog. This week, we've decided to move along to Instagram and with that, show a bit of love for Fethiye. Well, we do love Fethiye - who … [Read more...]

Wandering The Ruins Of Kayaköy – Recording A Village In Photos

A few weeks ago, we took advantage of the fact that the Müzekart had been made available to foreign residents in Turkey by shelling out 50 TL for a Müzekart+. And recently, we actually made use of it, showing it to the lady in the ticket booth amongst the ruins of Kayaköy. This year, entrance to … [Read more...]

Fethiye Marina In Photos – Capturing Reflection

It struck recently that, so far, in the year 2013, our posts about Fethiye have been about all the construction that's going on. We've posted about the continuing work along the harbour between Fethiye and Çalış and, in our last post, we also got curious about building work being carried out at … [Read more...]

Fethiye Photo: Sunset In Koca Çalış

We've gone back into the archives for today's Fethiye photo - it's two years old but it's still a favourite. Last week, we waited till Saturday to post the Fethiye photo because it was the anniversary of the death of Atatürk and we wanted to have a photo of the new Atatürk statue in the town square. … [Read more...]

Fethiye Photo: Kayaköy November Harvest

Wow, it really doesn't seem so long since January when we posted our first Fethiye Friday photo and announced we would do this every Friday. At the time, the whole of 2012 was ahead of us and, as far as the blog was concerned, it felt like quite a commitment we were taking on...and here we are, … [Read more...]

Fethiye Photo: The International Ölüdeniz Airgames

Well, today's Fethiye photo was never going to be anything else, really, was it? Today is the first day of the annual International Ölüdeniz Airgames: three days of paragliders, parascenders, paramotors, microlights, and whatever else may be there, sharing the airspace around the skies of … [Read more...]