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...

May Lockdown Living In Fethiye

We've got a busy monthly news recap lined up for this post on this, the first day of more relaxed restrictions for many in Turkey. We're fortunate that lockdown has been relatively okay for us. We know not everyone is in the same boat, but we're in a position where we've been able to keep … [Read more...]

News From Fethiye – A Whole New World

March 2nd 2020. We were stood in our hotel room in Kaleiçi, Antalya, saying goodbye to some friends who were heading back to Istanbul. "We need to find you another half marathon asap," our friend said. Even then, it flitted through my mind, "I can't see that there's gonna be a half marathon or … [Read more...]

Çalış Seafood Products Coop – The Fishermen’s Place

The Çalış Seafood Products Coop already has a more affectionate nickname for us; the Fishermen's Place. It rolls off the tongue easily and is fitting. We go for a walk on an almost daily basis. Sometimes into Fethiye. Sometimes into Çalış and along the beach. Over the winter of 2019-20, our walk … [Read more...]

The Month In Fethiye & Beyond

It might seem as though we're late with our monthly news from Fethiye for January, but allow us to convince you otherwise. We kicked off the new decade with a look back and look forward at the beginning of the year so that covered a few bases. As for the end of February Fethiye news post, that … [Read more...]

A Decade In Turkey – And A Decade To Come

And that was that. The end of a decade. We're out of the teens and into the '20s. Coincidentally, it's also the end of a decade for our blog, too. We've headed into a new decade of blogging and we can't wait to see what's in store. Can you believe that we've been writing and photographing and … [Read more...]

Autumnal Fethiye – October Into November

Oh, October, where did you go? Clearly, it came and went very quickly because we're already a few days into November. Let's get cracking with some autumnal Fethiye news, then. A full summer of running, waking up at silly o'clock to get out there before the heat of the sun takes over. And then the … [Read more...]

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...]