February 2016 In Fethiye – Wow, It Was Sunny!

Welcome to another of our little alternative and random news updates for life in February 2016 in Fethiye - and much of the talk has been of the weather. Spring has definitely arrived early to our town this year...and that means everyone and everything is coming out of hibernation; the bars and … [Read more...]

Lodos On Çalış Beach – We Like Waves

Just in case you go thinking we've got a bit of a weather obsession at the moment, we've not. Well, not really, anyway. It's just that, right now, anyone and everyone who lives in coastal areas around Turkish shores is talking about the weather. In our last blogpost about the weather in Fethiye, … [Read more...]

Fethiye In February – What’s The Story?

Last month, we started a new series on the blog where we'll do a little round up of random goings on that are taking place around Fethiye - those things that kind of all crumple together and wouldn't otherwise make it into a blog post, but they still give you a picture of daily life. Of course, … [Read more...]

Fires of Fethiye – A Celebration Of The Open Flame

Over on our Facebook page, we've recently been sharing lots of photos displaying the fantastic sunny weather we're currently enjoying in Fethiye. As well as pleasant sunshine, the signs of spring are also appearing in the form of almond blossom, wildflowers and spring lambs. There's a new jauntiness … [Read more...]

Fethiye Harbour in Winter – Photo Story

I took this photo a couple of weeks ago just before going to Popeye's boat for a fish in half-bread (balık ekmeği) for lunch. In the winter months the seagulls hover and swoop around this area of Fethiye harbour, waiting for chunks of bread to be thrown by passers-by. They're also quick to squabble … [Read more...]

Fethiye News Round-Up

Lots of little bits of information to write about today so it might all seem a bit disjointed, but never mind... Fethiye Harbour First of all, look what we walked across the other day! Woo hoo. The bridge over the canal on Fethiye's new harbour is up and running. It's a pretty bridge too. The … [Read more...]

Fethiye, Fethiye…wherefore art thou, Fethiye? One Of Life’s Ponders…

I've been pondering this one for a few years so maybe someone could help me out in my ponderings. And here is my ponder...how do you define boundaries in a great big body of water? Where is the exact point where one sea or ocean stops and another one starts? More specifically, where does the … [Read more...]