Trekking? In Turkey? Why?

A little bit of explanation today as to why we're so excited about the new trekking routes in Turkey and all the holidays that are being advertised around the routes (that I wrote about yesterday). When we first came out here to live (well, we didn't actually come out here to live but that's a story … [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...]