A Hike From Ovacık To Faralya Along The Lycian Way

It was a weekend of doing something new and doing activities we'd been meaning to repeat for some time but never got around to. The 'something new,' was eating lunch at Izela in the village of Kayaköy. The repeated activities were additions to our hiking and walking in Fethiye page. We walked to … [Read more...]

Ölüdeniz Water World Aquapark – A Fun-Packed Day For All

Aqua parks: what's your take on them? We've just been reading some reviews of Ölüdeniz Water World Aquapark. One person wrote, "Who doesn't love an aqua park?" Errm, is it just me, then, who looks up at water slides and gets an uneasy queasy feeling? There's a bit of longing there, too, of … [Read more...]

Mooching Around Leytur Hotel, Ovacık – And Glad We Did

Mooching around hotels and other types accommodation; it's one of our favourite pastimes. Over our years in Turkey, we've been able to have a good old nosy around quite a few hotels. Either because we happen to be staying there, or, usually in the case of Fethiye, well, we just go and ask. That … [Read more...]

Yet Another Turkey Thank You! Two Of Them!

How forgetful am I? Trust me, I annoy myself with it. Allow me to refer you back to a previous post in March about when we went to Meis. You may remember I left my camera on the bench outside our local Tansaş supermarket - and someone handed it in and I got it back later that day. Lucky me! Well, … [Read more...]

Day Trip From Fethiye – Ovacık and Hisarönü

Hisarönü - known to our Fethiye Turkish friends as 'The Village.' If it's a summer weekend and the night out in Fethiye has gone so well that nobody wants it to end, there are usually two possible suggestions: 'Let's go for soup,' or, 'Let's go to the village.' The villages of Ovacık and Hisarönü … [Read more...]