The Fethiye To Çalış Water Taxi – There & Back Again

We make every effort not to take too much for granted living in Fethiye - but sometimes, much as we try not to, we overlook things of beauty that are right under our noses. Daily life throughout the seasons means we just become accustomed to jumping on the dolmuş or the belediye buses to get us from … [Read more...]

Fethiye Summer Season Officially Here – How Do We know…?

It's here! 1st of May means the summer season in this part of Turkey has officially started. Most of the bars, restaurants and hotels in Fethiye, Çalış, Ovacık, Hisarönü and Ölüdeniz will have opened today if they weren't already open. But most of all, more important than all of this...the Little … [Read more...]

Getting Around in Fethiye – The Dolmuş

If you've been to Turkey before, the chances are you have had the 'dolmuş experience.' We've read somewhere recently that this (probably) most famous form of public transport in Turkey is slowly on its way out as a way of getting about in the big cities. Well, we can't speak for the big cities but, … [Read more...]

Public Transport in Fethiye – The Belediye Otobüs

We always had a car when we lived in England but we've never felt the need to buy one in Fethiye. There aren't many places in this area that you can't get to by public transport and, on the odd occasion when I feel the need to drive, we hire a car. It works out much cheaper and much less hassle for … [Read more...]