Who hasn't dreamed of packing up and roadtripping around the world for a period of time? With over 300 days of sunshine per year, Fethiye is arguably Turkey's top tourist destination - why not spend your summer uncovering some of the hidden gems and landmarks that this fascinating and diverse part of Turkey has to offer? Our guide to travelling around Fethiye will not leave you disappointed, in fact, it just might leave you heading for the airport this summer. Take a look at our best things to do in Fethiye and beyond with this comprehensive guide to roadtripping around Fethiye.
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If you look around the world real estate markets, there is a significant downwards trend throughout Europe and beyond. One country that has remained largely unaffected by it all, is Turkey, and specifically - beautiful Kalkan. Many overseas purchasers are looking towards Kalkan for the sweeping sea views, spectacular surroundings, and mesmerising charm of the region. One other attraction of Kalkan? High rental dividends for those looking to buy from an investment perspective. We take a look at why Kalkan is the ideal buy-to-let destination for those seeking a sunny second home abroad along the Mediterranean.
Join us on a sailing tour of the stunning Bozburun peninsula found a bay away from Marmaris and right in the middle of Turkey's finest sailing route from Aegean Bodrum to Mediterranean Fethiye. Bozburun offers a unique glimpse into authentic Turkish coastal life set against a backdrop of mountainous villages and unspoiled natural beauty with breathtaking scenery from almost every corner. Do you think you could live in paradise? Real estate in Bozburun area is tricky to come by, yet there are those who are set in their heart to escape to their own private paradise in Turkey - if you are one, we are happy to assist your search, it is more than worth it, especially if you are a keen sailor.
From the quaint cobbled streets, to the beautiful whitewashed houses covered with bougainvillea, to the sweeping sea views and alluring surroundings voted as one of the worlds top 10 views - it is evident that there is just something about Kalkan that captures the imagination as soon as you step foot in the region leading to many holidayer's turning into full time expats purchasing a second home in Kalkan to become part of the regions history and charm. The unique attraction of Kalkan is that houses are built on the hillside, meaning that everyone property offers incredible views - and here we showcase five of the very best of them.
Bodrum is home to people from all walks of life, from all ages, and cultures. You might not necessarily think that Bodrum will capture your heart, but once you spend any period of time in this haven in Turkey - you will soon be calling Bodrum 'home'. From being "adopted" by Turkish families, welcomed into the relaxing pace of life in Bodrum with a pot of tea, to endless nights of partying by the beaches; read one man's story on hipster Bodrum leading the way for those seeking a bohemian lifestyle in Turkey. Warning: one read of this blog will surely leave you green with envy at life in Bodrum; read with caution.
The gateway between the Middle East and Europe, a vast and diverse country, Turkey stands at a crossroads of cultures and traditions solidified over hundreds of years of different empires and influences resulting in a huge variety of customs and local traditions that you should be aware of depending on where abouts in the country you find yourself. Highlighting the key differences between Turkey and what you come to expect as the norm back home, we blog to make your move to Turkey easier, your purchase of a house smoother, and your transition into life in Turkey a seamless and easy process. Think we have missed something from our list? Comment and let us know your experiences of culture in Turkey.
Moving abroad is not a step you take lightly, it is a huge decision for anyone. From around the world people uproot and move on a daily basis, whether to a new city, a new country, or new continent. Those who make the decision to go for a life abroad probably face the hardest questions of all - it is not a lifestyle cut out for the faint-hearted. Once you have decided to buy a home in Turkey, what decisions are you going to face? What is the difference between life in Turkey and life at home? We answer the tough questions for you and try to make your move a smooth and easy process along the way.
Once you have travelled this vast country that's Turkey, you could very well find yourself writing an endless list of tourist favourites and exotic destinations that will have the reader in awe at the level of beauty that this diverse country has to offer. We have decided to go one step further than that and bring you our five top places in Turkey that will simply blow your mind; leaving an impression that will last and a memory that will be ingrained until the end of time. Some of these will not be what you expected, but each has their own appeal and golden unique selling points that will have you returning to these shores year on year without hesitation and even decide to buy a home in Turkey just to be a part of it bricks and mortar.
A comprehensive guide to everything you need to know about the Turkish Riviera - including a look at the history of the region, weather conditions and best times to visit, life on the sea along with a sailing guide, best beaches to check out in the whole region, nightlife and things to do when in the Turkish Riviera, and luxury resorts - we have you covered in every aspect. Sail with us through a journey taking you to exotic locations such as Fethiye, Bodrum, Sovalye Island, Kalkan, Kas, and more.
A home in Sovalye Island Fethiye is certainly not everyone's cup of tea. However, Masons discovered their hidden paradise on a sailing trip along the south-west coast of Turkey. When they stepped foot on Sovalye Island, they knew this was their little piece of heaven, a place their kids could run free and enjoy a slice of time no longer to be found in the modern world