Private Boat Trips In Fethiye – The Bays; Just A Perfect Day

A very busy week last week. When there are friends galore visiting Fethiye and the logistics of meeting up / deciding what to do are getting a bit difficult, there's only one thing to do and that's arrange a boat trip. We wrote about the Göcek market boat trip a while back but the boat trip we did … [Read more...]

Exploring The Ruins Of Cadianda, Near Üzümlü – It’s A Must

Wow! If you've never made it up to the ancient settlement of Cadianda (Kadyanda) and you like a bit of trekking, panoramic views over Fethiye and the Xanthos Valley, and the odd Roman ruin to boot, you've got to get yourself up there! Exploring The Cadianda Ruins (Kadyanda)  We'd lived in Fethiye … [Read more...]

8 Reasons To Go High Street Shopping In Fethiye

Until recently, shopping for clothes in Fethiye was very difficult for me. I gave up in the end and started to do rushed catch-up shopping whenever we were back in England. The reason it was difficult is because there wasn't a lot of choice in the shop department and also, I haven't got the figure … [Read more...]

Trekking in Turkey – Kate Clow and The Lycian Way

We love this photo. I took it when we walked along the (old) first part of the Lycian Way last March. People who've done the paragliding from the top of Babadağ will have seen higher views than this but as you're never gonna catch me with a parachute strapped to me (or a pilot for that matter), this … [Read more...]

What To Do In Fethiye In Winter…Head To The Mountains

I've mentioned a couple of times in the past that last winter was really cold and that meant extra snow in the mountains. It was fabulous. The snow's arrived this year - finally - but I'm guessing not as much as last year. The road in the photograph is only a 30-minute drive from Fethiye centre, … [Read more...]

Weather in Fethiye Bad? Go Bowling

As usual, we had a different post planned for today but we've just got back from an afternoon of ten pin bowling with friends so we're going to give that a mention instead. Everyone associates going abroad for their holidays with sun, sea, beaches, swimming pools and a bit of sightseeing thrown in. … [Read more...]

How To Walk From Fethiye To Kayaköy

What better on a pleasant sunny day than to get that comfy footwear out and head off on one of the many walks around Fethiye. One of our favourite leg stretches - it's not too far and not too strenuous - is a walk from Fethiye to Kayaköy (aka the ghost village). It's a mixture of tarmac road and … [Read more...]