Starting from the outskirts of Istanbul and stretching southwards al the way to the Marmaris peninsula, the Aegean coast of Turkey is one of the most loved and popular destinations for expats and travellers coming to Turkish shores. Let's take a look at what makes the Aegean coast a must see for anyone looking to head Turkey's way this summer - including Bodrum, Kusadasi, and many more spots to sample the best that the Aegean has to offer.
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With so many beaches, green areas, friendly people, and hotspots, Fethiye is a virtual playground for children to enjoy. In this blog we showcase just why those who move to Fethiye with kids will find that there is never a shortage of activities for the little ones and things to do to keep everyone happy in their new life in Turkey with the kids.
The purchase of a Euro 100 million Istanbul mansion (yali) - the fourth most expensive property in the world - by a Qatari monarch has set tongues wagging. The Bosphorus yali is a prime example of the luxurious real estate found in Turkey's largest, city. The purchase also solidifies Istanbul´s reputation as the firm favourite of Middle Eastern buyers, who are flocking to the city in search of private residences and lucrative buy-to-let properties.
Known as the Sandyma villa in Bodrum, this ground breaking brand new landmark home sits above the marina town of Yalikavak, enjoying amazing views throughout and is built with cutting-edge technology and design - find out exactly what the Sandyma villa is with this blog.
You shouldn't have to have crazy money in order to enjoy a luxury home in Turkey, at the beach-front may be, or nestled in some lovely hilltop in Kalkan, Bodrum or Kas overlooking some trendy new marina, where you can dream of keeping a boat one day - or may already have moored it there. Luxuries are not a weakness, let Property Turkey show you how to indulge yourselves responsibly and safely in the creamer end of Turkey. Read our step by step guide how to land an elegant home in Turkey smoothly and safely.
Indulge yourself into Bodrum's fine food experience at one of many seafront restaurants found on the peninsula. They will impress not only with the quality of food but impeccable service too. From Macak Kizi boutique hotel and restaurant in Turkbuku to Michelin Star candidate Kocadon in Bodrum centre, fresh sea food, huge variety of Turkish mezes and a spread of experimental Mediterranean & Aegean cuisine awaits the more discerning foodie. Wise to reserve in advance in the peak season for these are some very popular venues for food as well as drinks. We don't want you to be disappointed!
With more than 30 million tourists heading to Turkey every year to sample the blue seas, the sunny beaches, the laid back Turkish atmosphere - you can expect hotels to be ready, modern, and jam packed with tourists. But what about those bohemian travellers who seek something a little more authentic, rustic, something with a bit of Turkish history and culture attached? Fear not, we put together our guide to the 7 best boutique hotels in Bodrum to make your holiday decisions easy - and with over 35% of total tourism in Turkey being those who head to Bodrum's shores, you can bet that we had trouble whittling this list down to just 7! Think you know a hotel that should be on this list? Let us know your thoughts.
One of Turkey's most welcomed and travelled peninsula's, Bodrum's best bits are known to many a tourist and well travelled throughout the years - however, in this blog we are taking you off the beaten track to some of the favourite destinations for those in the know - the locals themselves. Pack up a lunch, bring some walking shoes with you, and let's go explore the real Bodrum with some of the most remarkable spots that you might have missed on previous visits to Turkey. Think we might have left something off the list? Are you currently in Bodrum? Let us know your favourite things to do that tourists haven't quite come round to recognising yet - let's all go explore Bodrum together.
Bodrum is famed as the place to be in Turkey, an exotic location with a buzzing and bustling atmosphere that is as infectious as the beautiful surroundings that accommodate you as soon as you land here, it is no wonder that millions land in Bodrum every summer to enjoy the peninsula for everything it offers. However, once you've seen the beaches, enjoyed the views, relaxed by the pools, what is there to do once the night falls? We blog about the nightlife scene in Bodrum - from hard core nightclubs, to romantic candlelit dinners, to scenic night boat cruising, Bodrum peninsula offers something for everyone, whether that caters to traditional, unique, or wacky and adventurous needs - you will never bore of the nightlife in Turkey.
Attracting more than 30 million tourists per year to the warm shores and sandy beaches, Turkey is always going to be a summer escape dream destination. This, also attracts a range of holiday home buyers and investors seeking to take advantage of the crowd and rent their property out during peak summer months for a high yearly rental income - better than most European neighbours. So, how do you go about selecting and finding a holiday home? What makes a villa or apartment suitable for those vacationers? In this blog we bring you a total guide to buying, knowing the area, marketing, and finding the best spot to maximise your potential returns to make your second home stand out from the rest.