Fethiye

Fethiye is our beautiful home town - and we want to share our love of the area with as many people as possible. In the posts below, you will find lots of info about things to do in Fethiye and the places you should see when you come here on holiday. There will also be plenty of suggestions about our favourite places to eat and drink in Fethiye too...

September In Fethiye – Some Highs, Some Lows

It's that time again - time for a an update of Fethiye news from the last four weeks. September is that wonderful time of year for Fethiye - the month where the intense heat slowly disappears from the sun and we're left with bright, breezy days. It's still beach weather but the freshness in the … [Read more...]

Gustorante, Çalış – It’s A Cafe And More

We're back along Yerguzlar Caddesi again for this article. That's the street which, among other places, is home to Çalış Sunday market; our home of kokoreç, Lokum - and Baba Fırın Bakery & Cafe. We frequent so many places along this stretch of road and one of our little regulars has become … [Read more...]

Hot And Sunny August News From Fethiye

And so another month passes us by. Aside from it being a roasting hot and humid month, it's also been a super busy one, too. Friends over from the UK, a couple of national holidays, new announcements for upcoming events, Fethiyespor pre-season prep. And so on. So let's do a round up of our news from … [Read more...]

Summer Part One – The Last Two Months In Fethiye

It's another of those Fethiye news posts where we need to squish two months into one. Life is just like that these days. Lots going on that we want to blog about. Lots happening that isn't for the blog. And then we take a short break in Datça. Before we know it, two months have whizzed on by. So, … [Read more...]

Fancying A Beer And A Burger? Kovuk Pub, Fethiye Can Sort You Out

So much choice when it comes to eating a drinking around Fethiye. One of our current favourites is a new addition to the scene; Kovuk Pub Burger & Snacks. Over the past few years, the Dispanser neighbourhood of Fethiye has had a huge facelift and once rickety buildings - some on the verge of … [Read more...]

The Merry Month Of May – In Fethiye

Our monthly Fethiye news articles seem to come around very quickly but yet, today, sitting typing this article, I'm thinking back to the beginning of May and it seems like such a long time ago. Friends were here and it feels like an age since we saw them. All good, then, that life isn't passing by … [Read more...]

Motif Restaurant – Tastes Of Turkey Along Çalış Beach

If you're someone who knows the Fethiye restaurant scene pretty well, then restaurateurs Nichola and Doğan probably need no introduction. If you're not familiar with the restaurant scene in our little corner of Turkey, we often write reviews of local bars and eateries. And this article is no … [Read more...]

A Walk Around Fethiye Peninsula – Panoramic Views And Beach Life

Known to locals as Yarımada (Half Island), Fethiye Peninsula is a forested promontory dotted with bays offering stunning views and services ranging from the simple to the sophisticated. It also happens to be blessed with an undulating road which circles the whole perimeter of the peninsula. And that … [Read more...]

Springtime News From Fethiye – A Busy April

For our Fethiye news updates, I keep a little list in my notepad of anything and everything worth throwing into the articles. Regular readers will know we had a mid-March update and, with April being the month where everything - and everyone - starts to wake up, it's all been happening and we've got … [Read more...]

Lokum Kokoreç – Keeping Turkey’s Famous Street Food Firmly On The Map

Tempting the taste buds - that's what Yerguzlar Caddesi is becoming an expert at. Yerguzlar Caddesi is the street in Fethiye that runs from the courthouse, past the Çalış Sunday Market. Recently, a whole new neighbourhood of shops and eateries have sprouted. So now, should your stomach be rumbling … [Read more...]